The Pharma Equivalent of Climate Change?

I read an interesting article while I was in the UK last week.   Before I get into the article, I want to share two standard definitions;

  • Corporate Social Responsibility – everything good a company contributes to society beyond the need to deliver a short term profit and follow the law
  • Sustainability – meetings today’s needs without compromising the needs of future generations.

According to an article in The Independent, Professor Peter Hawkey, chair of the UK  Government’s antibiotic resistance working group, reports that our use of antibiotics today is creating resistant organisms that threaten to turn common infections into …

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