NIH organized two days hands on training on lab diagnostics of XDR Salmonella typhi
About this event:
The National Institute of Health (NIH), Islamabad in collaboration with WHO , organized two days hands on training on lab diagnostics of XDR Salmonella typhi at Dr Ruth K M Fau Civil Hospital Karachi on 2-3rd May 2019. Dr Afreenish Amir and Dr Asim Saeed from NIH trained the participants on the Salmonella culture, biochemical testing and antimicrobial susceptibility testing. The participants included microbiologists and lab technicians/ technologists from twelve hospitals and laboratories in Karachi. The aim of the training is to increase diagnostic capacity of XDR Salmonella typhi.