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24 October 2014 Can we help fund your research?

The closing date for applications for the Post Doctoral Grant and the Novice Investigator Grant has been extended to the 4th November 2014.  Further information can be found here.

17 October 2014 Be part of the IPS Editorial Management Group 

The IPS Editorial Management Group is currently seeking applications for two new members – an Associate Editor (Reviews) and Deputy Editor (Production).  Further information can be found here.

10 October 2014 ESPAUR Report Published Today

The first annual report from Public Health England (PHE) English Surveillance Programme for Antimicrobial Utilisation and Resistance (ESPAUR) has been published today.  This report indicates a 6% increase in combined antibiotic prescribing of GPs and hospitals between 2010-2013.  Read it here.

01 October 2014 Heather Loveday newly appointed President of IPS

IPS has appointed Heather Loveday as its President, taking over from Julie Storr.

26 September 2014 IPS QIT project

IPS are recruiting a small number of organisations to become part of a national project to develop a super user group to understand more fully the benefits and challenges in using our Quality Improvement Tools (QITs) and associated software.  For further information please click here.

10 September 2014 IPS pledge to the Antibiotic Guardian campaign

IPS has pledged to the Antibiotic Guardian campaign, UK's response to European Antibiotic Awareness Day on 18 November.  IPS encourages all organisations and their members to pledge now.