Developing AMR Tools for WHO (SEARO and India Country Office)
|Project Brief||A. Developing a tool for situation analysis of AMR surveillance programs in South East Asia
o WHO SEARO commissioned the development of the tool to aid in the Member States in the development of National Action Plan of AMR, based on gaps identified using an evidence-based tool.
B. Situation analysis of AMR and its containment in India
a. WHO Country Office, India, commissioned this situation analysis review to inform the report to be tabled at the Interministerial Meeting which would ratify the development of the National Action Plan on AMR in India.
|Principal Investigator||Dr. Manish Kakkar, Senior Public Health Specialist, Roadmap to Combat Zoonoses in India Initiative, Public Health Foundation of India|
|My Role||Senior Research Associate
|Project Period||June 2016 – March 2017|
|More information||1. Kakkar M, Sharma A, Vong S. Developing a situation analysis tool to assess containment of antimicrobial resistance in South East Asia. BMJ. 2017 Sep 5;358:j3760. doi: 10.1136/bmj.j3760.
2. Parathon H, Kuntaman K, Widiastoety TH, Muliawan BT, Karuniawati A, Qibtiyah M, Djanun Z, Tawilah JF, Aditama T, Thamlikitkul V, Vong S. Progress towards antimicrobial resistance containment and control in Indonesia. BMJ. 2017 Sep 5;358:j3808. doi: 10.1136/bmj.j3808.
3. Kakkar M, Walia K, Vong S, Chatterjee P, Sharma A. Antibiotic resistance and its containment in India. BMJ. 2017 Sep 5;358:j2687. doi: 10.1136/bmj.j2687.