Dr. Edith Blondel-Hil

Dr. Edith Blondel-Hill, MD FRCP(C) is a founder and Medical Director of the Do Bugs Need Drugs? program. She received her training in medical microbiology and infectious diseases at the University of Alberta and is currently the Medical Director of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program for Interior Health in British Colombia. Dr. Blondel-Hill has chaired advisory committees in Edmonton and Vancouver and has been actively involved in guideline and policy development for antibiotic use and prescribing.  She is also a co-author of the Bugs and Drugs app, an antimicrobial reference guide used throughout Canada.​