Louse and Flea-borne Diseases

Date: 17 April 2018

Venue: Campus Drie Eiken - Building Q - promotiezaal - Universiteitplein 1 - 2610 Antwerpen (route: UAntwerpen, Campus Drie Eiken)

Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Organization / co-organization: VAXINFECTIO

Short description: ASCID Fifth Evening Symposium

Preliminary Programme

  • General Introduction of Louse and Flea-borne Diseases (EVECO, UAntwerp)
  • The Plague - Prof Herwig Leirs (Faculty of Sciences, EVECO, UAntwerp)
  • Louse and flea-borne Rickettsiosis - Dr  Steven Van Den Broucke (Institute for Tropical Medicine, Antwerp)
  • Migration and infectious diseases - speaker TBC
  • Developing new control tools against Vector-borne Diseases (titel TBC) -  Prof Maria Elena Bottazzi  (Texas Medical Center, United States) 


Entrance fee: gratis

Registration: Vereist via de website

Contact email: anke.janssens@uantwerpen.be

Contact phone: 03 265 28 53

Link: https://www.uantwerpen.be/en/research-groups/vaxinfectio/events/ascid-symposium/