IDSA's regulatory and legislative effort to spur research and development of new antibiotics to treat serious and life-threatening bacterial infections.
IDSA supports legislative and administrative efforts to strengthen the U.S. response to antimicrobial resistance, such as enhanced coordination and leadership, surveillance, prevention and control, and research efforts.
IDSA promotes the establishment of antimicrobial stewardship programs and integration of good stewardship practices in every health care facility across the United States.
IDSA is working to eliminate inappropriate uses on antibiotics in food animals and other aspects of agriculture.
Highlights antimicrobial resistance issues at the state level