Get Smart About Antibiotics Week
2017 Get Smart Week is November 12-18.
Get Smart About Antibiotics Week is an annual one-week observance to raise awareness of the threat of antibiotic resistance and the importance of appropriate antibiotic prescribing and use. Through a presidential proclamation, President Obama proclaimed this week as Get Smart About Antibiotics Week and called upon the scientific community, medical professionals, educators, businesses, industry leaders, and all Americans to observe this week by promoting the responsible use of antibiotics.
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