20 Jun 2017

VetCAST workshop on clinical breakpoints, Toulouse, September 12-15

The EUCAST Veterinary Subcommittee on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (VetCAST) is organizing a workshop entitled Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (AST) with VetCAST breakpoints: quantitative methods. The workshop consists of a 1-day conference (Sep. 12) with a general overview of VetCAST, antimicrobial susceptibility testing and breakpoints. The following three days (Sep. 13-15) include more in-depth lectures and practical computer exercises on aspects related to setting clinical breakpoints. Registration for either the first day or all four days is now possible at the website Early bird registration and special discounted student fees are available until July 31st.