Berg en Dal, The Netherlands - 2023 course


  • The masterclass aims to teach senior staff hospital doctors, pharmacists and policy makers. For most optimal course uptake, it is recommended to sign-up as a team of diverse specialties from the same hospital setting.

    • Senior medical hospital staff (ID, microbiology, clinical pharmacy, ICU, paediatrics etc.) who start to develop and / or implement an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program in their hospital / healthcare system /region / country and will train their colleagues;
    • Ideally (but not exclusively) oriented at teams of diverse specialties from the same hospital setting, responsible for the implementation of an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, including both clinicians (microbiology, ID, clinical pharmacy) and policymakers.

Current training locations


Algeria Algiers

Learn more about the Dutch Antimicrobial Stewardship, masterclass & expert consultancy in Algiers, Algeria.

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Algeria Algiers


  • The masterclass aims to teach senior staff hospital doctors, pharmacists and policy makers. For most optimal course uptake, it is recommended to sign-up as a team of diverse specialties from the same hospital setting.

    • Senior medical hospital staff (ID, microbiology, clinical pharmacy, ICU, paediatrics etc.) who start to develop and / or implement an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program in their hospital / healthcare system /region / country and will train their colleagues;
    • Ideally (but not exclusively) oriented at teams of diverse specialties from the same hospital setting, responsible for the implementation of an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, including both clinicians (microbiology, ID, clinical pharmacy) and policymakers.

    This course is offered in FRENCH only.


Tanzania Moshi, Tanzania

Learn more about the antimicrobial stewardship for low and middle income countries course (the drive-AMS) in Moshi, Tanzania.

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Tanzania Moshi, Tanzania


  • The Antimicrobial stewardship course for low and middle income countries (drive-AMS LMICs) course focuses on antimicrobial stewardship with a goal to provide a comprehensive overview of strategies and interventions aimed at optimizing antimicrobial use, promoting patient safety, and preserving the effectiveness of antibiotics among healthcare workers, using implementation science and behaviour change approach.


Suriname Paramaribo

Learn more about the Dutch Antimicrobial Stewardship, masterclass & expert consultancy in Paramaribo, Suriname.

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Suriname Paramaribo


  • The masterclass aims to teach senior staff hospital doctors, pharmacists and policy makers. For most optimal course uptake, it is recommended to sign-up as a team of diverse specialties from the same hospital setting. It is open to:

    • Senior medical hospital staff (ID, microbiology, clinical pharmacy, ICU, paediatrics etc.) who start to develop and / or implement an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program in their hospital / healthcare system /region / country and will train their colleagues;
    • Ideally (but not exclusively) oriented at teams of diverse specialties from the same hospital setting, responsible for the implementation of an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, including both clinicians (microbiology, ID, clinical pharmacy) and policymakers.
       

Completed trainings


Berg en Dal, The Netherlands - 2023 course

The BASIC course of the ESCMID AMS Master Certificate 2023-2025, was held in June 2023 in Berg en Dal nearby Nijmegen, The Netherlands. The course combined theory and practice for preparing the second cohort of ESCMID AMS certificate students for using implementation approach to behaviour change on the HOW to implement AMS.

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IPC training Suriname - 2022

This masterclass “Refresher on infection prevention and control” was aimed at staff hospital doctors, pharmacists, nurses, IPC-experts and policy makers, working in a hospital or other healthcare setting.

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IPC training Suriname - 2022


  • The program contained a mix of lectures and interactive working session and included the following topics:  

    • Multidrug resistant pathogens, transmission risk, and incidence Suriname  (lecture) 
    • Isolation precautions in hospital (lecture) 
    • Contact tracing investigations (lecture) 
    • Knowledge transfer, training and behavior change in infection control (lecture) 
    • Case-based discussions on IPC topics (working session) 
    • Hepatitis B and vaccination and protection of new healthcare workers (lecture) 
    • Infection prevention and patient transfer to other hospitals 
    • Case study on surveillance surgical site infections (interactive working session) 
    • Monitoring and surveillance hand hygiene (interactive working session)
    • Roadmap infection prevention and AMR in Suriname, 5-year plans (Lecture) 
    • Case-based discussion, focus on questions and solutions from the daily practice


Berg en Dal, The Netherlands - 2022 course

The BASIC course of the ESCMID AMS Master Certificate 2022-2024, was held in June 2022 in Berg en Dal nearby Nijmegen, The Netherlands. The course combined theory and practice for preparing the first cohort of ESCMID AMS certificate students for using implementation approach to behaviour change on the HOW to implement AMS.

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Berg en Dal, The Netherlands - 2022 course


  • 40 participants from more than 20 countries from across the globe, gathered to learn from very experienced tutors, lecturers and speakers, to share experience and develop projects for implementing AMS in their own setting.


Cairo, Egypt - 2021 course

The first Dutch Antimicrobial Stewardship: masterclass & expert consultancy for low resource settings was held in a hybrid format in Cairo, Egypt in October 2021. read more

Cairo, Egypt - 2021 course


  • Over 25 participants from Egypt, Ethiopia and Zambia gathered to learn from very experienced tutors, lecturers and speakers, to share experience and develop projects for implementing AMS in their own setting.


Kochi, India – 2021 course

The Dutch Antimicrobial Stewardship: masterclass & expert consultancy was co-organized with Aster Medcity Hospital Group in Kochi, India, using implementation approach to behaviour change and contextualized sessions on the current practices of AMS in India. read more

Kochi, India – 2021 course


  • 28 participants from different parts of India gathered to learn from very experienced tutors, lecturers and speakers, to share experience and develop projects for implementing AMS in their own setting.


Nijmegen, The Netherlands - 2019 course

The first Dutch Antimicrobial Stewardship: masterclass & expert consultancy was held in Nijmegen, The Netherlands, using implementation approach to behaviour change and raising high the bar on the HOW to implement AMS.

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands - 2019 course


  • 40 participants from more than 20 countries from across the globe, gathered to learn from very experienced tutors, lecturers and speakers, to share experience and develop projects for implementing AMS in their own setting.