Useful Website Details

NameThe European Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Network
Websitehttp://www.ecdc.europa.eu/en/activities/surveillance/EARS-Net/Pages/index.aspx
DescriptionEARS-Net is a European wide network of national surveillance systems, providing European reference data on antimicrobial resistance for public health purposes. The network is coordinated and funded by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. The coordination of EARS-Net, the European Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Network (former EARSS), was transferred from the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) in January 2010.
Date of Last Review06/02/2011