MMS 2019 Spring

Resistance is Febrile: Hot Topics in Antimicrobial Research

Program Book Spring 2019


The Spring 2019 Mini Medical School was held on Friday, April 5 at the University of Florida. The program’s content was provided in partnership with the UF Emerging Pathogens Institute to explore current research in the field of antimicrobial resistance.

Links to program content:

Taking the Path of Greatest Resistance – Dr. Paul Gulig

Antibiotic resistance in livestock production – Current status and challenges – Dr. Jason Scheffler

Antimicrobial Resistance – A Global Health Crisis – Dr. Herbert Schweizer

Mini Med School Presentation from Dr. Sixue Chen

Antibiotic Resistance in the Classroom Presentation and Antibiotic Resistance Protocol

Other relevant links:

Modeling_Rise_Antibiotic_Resistance_LP, classroom activity from American Society for Microbiology

A mysterious infection, spanning the globe in a climate of secrecy NYT article


Sponsorship of Mini Medical School is provided by: UF CPET, UF Medical Guild, and Shands HealthCare.