Garance Fannie Upham

Garanace Fannie Upham
About the Speaker
  • Profession
    Vice President WAAAR (The World Alliance of Antimicrobial Resistance, France

Garance is today Vice-President of the World Alliance Against Antibiotic Resistance (WAAAR), winner 3rd Prize in the global NGO competition on AMR by the EU

Together with Dr Jean Carlet, she is editor in chief of the prestigious yearly “AMR Control” with contributions from many MoH (Algeria, China, France, Germany, Lebanon, Senegal, USA, the World Bank, USAID, or BARDA www.amrcontrol.info

She has 30 years experience in advocacy for IPC, having worked in infection control in Africa, then ten years as Patients for Patients Safety WHO expert.

Her slogan is: Build IPC capacities! It is the right to health for all patients in the AMR era.