Science Museum Presents Part Three: The Antibiotic Resistance Crisis

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Posted on Nov 10

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Dame Sally Davies
chief medical officer of England, Department of Health
With an introduction by Roger Highfield


As chief medical officer of the UK government, Davies acts as its principal medical advisor on all issues relating to public health.


Prof Sally Davies, England’s chief medical officer, is urging world leaders to address the growing threat of antibiotic resistance. We are facing a dreadful post-antibiotic apocalypse, where common medical interventions become very risky. If no action is taken, it has been estimated that drug-resistant infections will kill 10 million people a year by 2050. It will first and most affect the ones that are disadvantaged. It is high time for action.

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