2017 Global Health & Infectious Disease Conference and Trainee Oral Symposium
Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 1:00 PM - Friday, March 31, 2017 at 5:00 PM (CDT)
** Online registration ends 3/24/17, but walk-ins are welcome at all of these events. We hope to see you there! **
The 5th Annual Global Health & Infectious Disease Conference at Washington University will focus on "Science to Solutions." Experts will offer talks on a diverse array of topics including treatments for leishmaniasis, Zika research in Brazil, malaria control, pathogenesis of TB, guinea worm eradication and intestinal host-microbial interactions. The event will also include a poster session and lunch with the speakers (sign-up for lunch via the Registration). All students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty from Washington University and elsewhere working in global health are encouraged to submit a poster abstract by Tuesday, February 1, 2017.
The Trainee Oral Symposium on March 30 will feature talks from students, postdoctoral fellows and a faculty as well as a faculty career panel. All students and postdoctoral fellows working on global health and infectious diseases from Washington University and elsewhere are encouraged to submit an abstract to present a talk by Tuesday, February 1. Registration will begin at 12:30 pm, with talks from 1:00 to 4:15 pm, followed by a reception.
Trainee Oral Symposium: March 30, 1 to 5:15 pm, McDonnell Pediatric Research Building, Molecular Microbiology Seminar Room 8101, Medical Campus
GHID Conference: March 31, 8 am to 5:00 pm, Eric P. Newman Education Center, Medical Campus
These events are all free and open to the public.
Please feel free to register for one or both events.
If you have any questions or concerns please contact Jacaranda van Rheenen, PhD, at email@example.com.
These events are organized by the Center for Global Health and Infectious Disease at the Institute for Public Health, and the Departments of Medicine, Molecular Microbiology, and Pediatrics in the School of Medicine.