In February 2020 we held our first international workshop of the COMBAT AMR in Africa Network titled "Global threat yet local problem - antimicrobial resistance in sub-Saharan Africa" at the Hirsch Institute of Tropical Medicine in Asella, Ethiopia.
University Hospital LMU Munich
LMU University Hospital Munich is a centre of high-end medicine, medical innovation and research. With its two campuses in Grosshadern and in the city center, it is one of the largest hospitals in Germany and Europe. Every year, around 500,000 patients are treated in 29 specialist clinics, twelve institutes from seven departments, and 50 interdisciplinary centers throughout Munich. The Institute of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine with its International Clinical Trial Unit (iCTU) has been involved in clinical, epidemiological and biomedical research mainly in African countries for more than 25 years with a focus on HIV, tuberculosis and tropical diseases.
Dr. Arne Kroidl
LMU University Hospital Munich
Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine