U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week: Be Antibiotics Aware
November 12 - November 18
Mark your calendars for November 12 – 18, 2018 and plan to join us as we observe U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week! Each year in the United States, at least 2 million people become infected with bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics and at least 23,000 people die as a direct result of these infections. Many more will die from complications by an antibiotic-resistant infection.
In preparation for this important observance., check out the promotional materials available, add one of the buttons, badges or graphics to your organization’s website, or host an activity to show your support View the fact sheet for more details – and stay tuned for additional materials coming soon!