Health Surveillance in Emerging Economies

Friday, 13 February 2015: 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Room LL20C (San Jose Convention Center)
Dirceu Barbano, Brazilian Health Surveillance Agency, Brasilia, Brazil
Dr. Barbano will discuss efforts in Brazil to achieve the proper balance between regulation/health control and access. He will also explain the difficulty of tackling the problem in emerging economies like Brazil, particularly in countries that rely heavily in antibiotic use in agriculture.