Organization

EUCAST Organization

EUCAST statutes

EUCAST Statutes (amended 2011-05-09) outlines the objectives, membership structure, consultation and decision process, breakpoint setting for new agents, ...

Steering Committee

The ESCMID-appointed Steering Committee consists of the Chairman, the Scientific Secretary, the Clinical Data Co-ordinator, a representative from each of the European national breakpoint ...

General Committee

The General Committee consists of the Chairman, the Scientific Secretary, the Clinical Data Co-ordinator, and country representatives many of whom represents NACs from European countries and some ...

Subcommittees

EUCAST subcommittees are set up to deal with specific issues or areas requiring particular expertise. Consultations and decisions on subcommittee proposals are made through ...

National AST Committees (NAC)

EUCAST recommends that countries institute a “National Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Committee” (or a committee corresponding to this description). Countries in the process of adopting EUCAST antimicrobial ...

EUCAST Development Laboratories

The EUCAST Development Laboratories (EDL) are responsible for antimicrobial susceptibility testing of bacteria and antimicrobial susceptibility testing of fungi. Both ...

EUCAST Network Laboratories

The EUCAST Network Laboratories form two separate loosely constructed networks of microbiology laboratories with particular expertise and training ...

What is EUCAST all about?

Find out about our aims, who our members are and how EUCAST functions in our statutes.

EUCAST encourages the formation of NACs

...and NACs (National AST Committees) should be represented on the EUCAST General Committee.