lecture on Candida auris Lab Diagnosis and Treatment

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The National Institute of Health (NIH) arranged a lecture on Candida auris Lab Diagnosis and Treatment at Islamabad. Dr. Shawn R. Lockhart, Senior Clinical Laboratory Advisor and Senior Advisor for AMR Mycotic Diseases Branch, CDC Atlanta, delivered the lecture. During his lecture he described that Candida auris is an emerging fungus that presents a serious global health threat.He emphasized on quickly identification of C. auris in a hospitalized patient so that healthcare facilities can take special precautions to stop its spread.Participants from different labs were attended the lecture.