Course curriculum

    1. Course Description

    1. Antimicrobial Resistance

    2. Presentation Slides

    1. Feedback Survey

    2. Quiz

About this course

  • 5 lessons
  • 1 hour of video content
  • 1 Clinical CPD Point


Ruth Lancaster

Pharmaceutical Policy Specialist

Ruth is currently working at the South African National Department of Health under the Affordable Medicines Directorate, as a Pharmaceutical Policy Specialist. She works within the Essential Drugs Programme, through which the selection of essential medicines is conducted and monitored. She is currently a member of the secretariat for the Ministerial Advisory Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance, and the Third Line ART Peer Review Committee. She studied for her pharmacy degree at Rhodes University, and continued with a postgraduate degree in clinical pharmacy at the same institution. After completing these studies, she worked as a clinical pharmacist within a private hospital, before moving to work with the Department at the end of 2015.