Enabling AMR-related Clinical Trials in India: Network Exploratory Workshop

12 May 2020

On 25–26 November 2019, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and the Global Antibiotic Research and Development Partnership (GARDP) organized a two-day workshop to map out the opportunities, challenges and practicalities of carrying out clinical trials of new antibiotics in India.

Held at the ICMR headquarters in New Delhi, India, the workshop brought together stakeholders from the Indian research, clinical, biotech and regulatory communities, as well as representatives from regulatory bodies in the USA, Europe and Japan, to discuss the current state of global antibiotic development with emphasis on the potential for India to make a greater contribution to the global and local development by taking a greater role in the clinical evaluation of new treatments.

Download the report of the ICMR and GARDP workshop in New Delhi, India. The report includes background, an overview of discussions and and next steps for developing a clinical trials network in India.