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Antimicrobial Resistance in UTIs – Exploring the Science of Cranberry

Antimicrobial Resistance in UTIs – Exploring the Science of Cranberry

11 May 2021 12:00 am - 11 August 2021 6:00 am

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Webinar

Hear global cranberry expert, Dr Amy Howell, discuss the prevalence of UTIs, the link with antimicrobial resistance, and the science of cranberry in UTI management.

In this concise clinical and evidence-based review, Dr Howell will:

  •        Discuss the prevalence and recurrence statistics of UTIs globally and in Australia
  •        Review the current medical management of UTIs
  •        Provide insights into the development of antimicrobial resistance (AMR)
  •        Review the unusual PAC types and their metabolites in cranberry
  •        Examine the mechanisms of action for cranberry in UTIs
  •        Reveal how cranberry affects E.coli adherence to bladder cells
  •        Discuss the potential use of cranberry in UTI recurrence and AMR reduction
  •        Provide the scientific evidence for cranberry in UTIs for adults and children
  •        Discuss dosages and the advantages of supplemental cranberry
  •        And more…

Dr. Amy Howell is an associate research scientist at the Marucci Center for Blueberry and Cranberry Research, Rutgers University. Since 1993, Dr. Howell has been engaged in research aimed at identifying the active compounds in cranberries for urinary tract infections and the prevention of antibiotic resistance, along with engagement in projects to identify ani-adhesion biomarkers and PAC validation methods. She is an internationally recognised speaker and has authored numerous research papers in high impact journals.

Our webinars are complimentary for health professionals and can be viewed at any time convenient.

For further details please see the attached invitation: [invitation attached]

To access this complimentary on-demand webinar register or log in here: www.flordis.com.au/health-professionals/