Join our next ASCID Evening Symposium on Zoonotic Infectious Diseases
20 June 2017 - 18u30-22u00
The Antwerp Study Centre for Infectious Diseases (ASCID) presents its third evening symposium on 20 June, from 18u30-22u00.
ASCID is a unique collaboration between VAXINFECTIO (Vaccine- and Infectious Disease Institute) and EVECO (Evolutionary Ecology Group),
And formally recognized as a ‘Centre of Excellence’ by the University of Antwerp.
The mission of the Centre is basic and multidisciplinary research with a main research focus on infectious diseases.
Presentations will be given by leading experts in the field of antibiotic resistance.
Programme "Zoonotic Infectious Diseases"
18u30-19u00 Registration with sandwiches, coffee and tea
19u00-19u10 Welcome - Prof Zwi Berneman, University of Antwerp, Laboratory of Experimental Hematology
19u10-19u40 'Bush meat infections: a manifold wildlife conservation argument'- Dr Anne Laudisoit, University of Antwerp, EVECO
19u40-20u10 'Crossing all borders: one health, zoonoses and interreg ’ - Prof Erlangga Yusuf, University of Antwerp, Laboratory of Medical Microbiology
20u10-20u40 'Looking for the origins of the HIV pandemic'- Dr Anne Buvé, the Institute for Tropical Medicine
20u40-21u10 'HEV: unappreciated, but omnipresent?'- Dr Thomas Van Wolleghem - University Hospital Antwerp, Gastro-enterology and Hepatology Department
21u10-22u00 Networking reception
20 June 2016 from 18u30-22u00
University of Antwerp, Campus Drie Eiken, Building Q, Promotiezaal
Universiteitsplein 1, 2000 Antwerpen (Parking 2)
The ASCID consortium warmly welcomes all stakeholders with interests in infectious diseases.
Free of charge, but registration is mandatory.
Accreditation (ethics & economics) has been requested.
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