Jennie Kwon, DO, MSCI, assistant professor of medicine has recently been appointed to the Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA) Antimicrobial Resistance Committee Committee.
The Antimicrobial Resistance Committee serves to advance, through public policy and advocacy, the development of new antimicrobial agents where unmet need exists and the reduction of occurrence of antimicrobial resistance. The committee makes recommendations to the Board of Directors about how the Society can best further policy and advocacy efforts in these areas. They also identify and communicate priorities for federal funding needs to the government relations staff. This committee serves as IDSA’s primary point of contact for matters under its charge with Congress and the relevant federal agencies represented.
Congratulations, Dr. Kwon, on this important appointment!