CDC Broad Agency Announcement on Antibiotic Resistance

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a broad agency announcement for research proposals addressing antibiotic resistance. Invitations to submit proposals will be based on a review of submitted white papers. Deadline for white papers is April 26, 2017.

CDC has identified seven  areas of Interest:

Area of Interest #1: New Diagnostic, Sequencing, and Metagenomic Tools for AR Detection and Improved Antibiotic Use

Area of Interest #2: International Transmission, Colonization, and Prevention of AR Pathogens

Area of Interest #3: Domestic Transmission, Colonization, and Prevention of AR Pathogens and CDI

Area of Interest #4: Microbiome Disruption

Area of Interest #5: Antibiotic resistant pathogens and genes in water systems and the environment and their contribution to human infections

Area of Interest #6: Medication Safety and Antibiotic Stewardship

Area of Interest #7:  Improving the Timeliness Accuracy, and Usability of Public Health Emergency Management, Surveillance, Survey Information and Data

 

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