Training on "Laboratory Diagnostics of XDR Salmonella typhi"

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The National Institute of Health (NIH), Islamabad in collaboration with World Health Organization (WHO), organized two days training on “Laboratory Diagnostics of XDR Salmonella typhi” at Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences Hyderabad on 20-21 Sep 2019. Dr Afreenish Amir and Mr. Ashfaq Ahmad from NIH trained the participants on the Salmonella typhi culture, biochemical testing and antimicrobial susceptibility testing. The participants included microbiologists and lab technicians/ technologists from hospitals and laboratories of interior Sindh. The aim of the training is to increase diagnostic capacity of XDR Salmonella typhi through standardized protocols.