Antimicrobial Resistance Dashboard 2024 Cooperative Agreements

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No
Status
Posted
Published Date
March 19th, 2024
Close Date
May 20th, 2024
Opportunity No.
USDA-APHIS-10025-VSSP0000-24-0010

Agency

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA-APHIS)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Agriculture

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is offering cooperative agreement funding for the Antimicrobial Resistance Dashboard (AMR Dashboard). This funding opportunity aims to develop and utilize dashboard tools to improve access to information on antimicrobial resistance in domesticated animals, including livestock, poultry, and companion animals. The dashboard tools will be used to monitor trends in antimicrobial resistance patterns, detect emerging resistance profiles, and better understand the relationship between antimicrobial use, animal health management practices, and antimicrobial resistance. The program is open to various eligible applicants, including state departments of agriculture, nonprofits, institutions of higher education, and tribal entities. For more information and to apply, visit the USDA APHIS One Health - Funding Opportunities website. For any questions about the AMR Dashboard program and this funding opportunity, contact Chelsey Shivley, the AMR Coordinator, at chelsey.b.shivley@usda.gov or 970-593-8132.

Description

The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) Veterinary Services (VS) is announcing the availability of cooperative agreement funding to carry out the Antimicrobial Resistance Dashboard (AMR Dashboard) as described in the U.S. House of Representatives Report for the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill, 2021. Through public-private partnerships, USDA APHIS will develop and utilize antimicrobial resistance dashboard tools to improve access to information on antimicrobial resistance in domesticated animals, including livestock, poultry, and companion animals. All antimicrobial resistance dashboard tools developed will provide data protections similar to the Confidential Information Protection and Statistical Efficiency Act. Once created, the antimicrobial resistance dashboard tools will be used to monitor trends in antimicrobial resistance patterns, detect emerging resistance profiles, and better understand relationships between antimicrobial use and animal health management practices and antimicrobial resistance. Additional details about the program and this funding opportunity, including additional information for applicants, are available at USDA APHIS One Health – Funding Opportunities.

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