LEARN MORE about how to demand action by joining the rapidly growing Antimicrobial Resistance Fighter Coalition
As a patient or patient advocacy group using this activation kit, you can:
Insist on proactive measures to reduce drug-resistant infections because, like COVID-19, AMR is a real and present threat to public health.
Make and discuss their plans for using antibiotics appropriately to reduce misuse and encourage others to observe prevention strategies.
Mobilize to develop recommendations, diagnostics, and therapeutics to combat AMR right now.
Help limit the effects of AMR by creating a personal action plan for you and your family.
Patients and patient advocacy groups are encouraged to use this kit to take action and raise awareness of the AMR threat. Global behavior change starts with developing an action plan and facilitating its implementation.
Together we can use these tools to build a movement combatting the threat of antimicrobial resistance. Take a look.
You can draw from the messages and talking points in your communications.
Become an AMR awareness builder, share these messages so others can protect our antibiotics. See the kit for even more:
Use these tools to engage the media. With the sample media letter, you can share information and data to garner media engagement on the topic of drug resistant infections.
It’s crucial that we highlight the stories of patients with firsthand experience battling AMR to illustrate the gravity of antimicrobial resistance. Raising awareness of the dangers of misusing antibiotics, as well as adopting individual prevention behaviors like handwashing, can go a long way in keeping families and communities healthy.