Superbugs: Are We Winning the Germ War?
Antibiotic-resistant infections are on the rise which has created a critical need for new antibiotics. Join Dr. Brad Spellberg, Associate Professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA for a lecture titled, "Rising Plague: The Convergence of Antibiotic Resistance and Lack of Antibiotic Development." In this lecture, Dr. Spellberg will discuss the causes of antibiotic resistance, the critical need for new antibiotics, the lack of antibiotic development and how to reverse the trend.
Date/Time: Wednesday, August 18, 1 to 2:30 p.m.
Speaker: Brad Spellberg, M.D.
Location: Conrad E. Anderson, M.D. Auditorium, 2500 Mowry Avenue (Washington West) in Fremont.