This year, on 16 until 22 November 2015 is announced as the World Antibiotic Awareness Week. With the theme ‘Antibiotics, Handle with care’, this campaign aims to raise awareness on the proper use of antibiotic. As many had already known, the major problem pertaining the antibiotics is the occurrence of antibiotic-resistant bacteria strains such as Pseudomonas. This resistance had been associated closely with the improper use of antibiotics. Therefore, with this campaign as an initiator, the knowledge of the correct use of antibiotic can be taught. For example, the importance of finishing one’s antibiotic regimen once started.

FAPA Antibiotic Awareness Campaign Four Frame Comic Competition