BVA welcomes One Health emphasis in NI antimicrobial resistance action plan

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has welcomed Northern Ireland’s One Health approach towards fighting antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in its new five-year action plan, launched today (16 May).

The action plan, titled ‘Changing the Culture 2019-2024: One Health’, has been prepared by the Northern Ireland Department of Health, the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA), and the Food Standards Agency and was launched together by chief veterinary officer Robert Huey, chief medical officer Michael McBride, and FSA director in Northern Ireland, Maria Jennings.

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