“Antibiotic Resistance in Agroecosystems: State of the Science" Conference

Aug 5 2014 - 7:00am - Aug 8 2014 - 12:00pm

The UA Water Resources Research Center (WRRC) Associate Director Jean McLain co-organized the conference which will focus on bringing together environmental chemists and microbiologists to work on issues associated with the occurrence and effects of antibiotics in agricultural ecosystems and to discuss, identify and debate the best available methods to measure antibiotics and track antibiotic resistant bacteria and antibiotic resistance genes in environmental samples (including manure-impacted water and soil).  Registration is required and early bird registration for the conference runs through June 15. To learn how to register, click the link below.

Location: 
32540 S Biosphere Rd, Oracle, AZ 85739