Dr. Anuj Sharma
Technical focal point for AMR
Title of the talk
Technical focal point for AMR, IPC and Labs at World
His assignments with WHO since 2000, relating to guidelines for hospital associated infections, strengthening health laboratories in neighbouring countries, laboratory information systems, antimicrobial resistance, global fund proposal, and improving malaria microscopy, led to a heightened interest in public health issues. He currently is with the WHO country office for India on strengthening laboratory surveillance for diseases of public health importance. He is the web-editor of the Hospital Infection Society of India’s website (HISIndia.org), the associate editor of the HISI newsletter, and the editor of the HISIndia online discussion forum. He is a resource person with the National Informatics Centre, Delhi, and also a member of the IndMed journal selection committee.