Registration is now open for ESCAIDE (European Scientific Conference on Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology). This year’s key conference on infectious diseases will bring together professionals from across the globe to present and discuss important developments in infectious disease epidemiology. It will take place on 11-13 November in Lisbon, Portugal.
To register for the ESCAIDE conference, click here or visit http://www.escaide.eu
In addition to providing a forum for sharing scientific knowledge and experience in epidemiology and the control of infectious disease, ESCAIDE aims to strengthen networks of professionals involved in applied infectious disease epidemiology. The conference also offers a dedicated platform for the European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training (EPIET), and Field Epidemiology Training Programme (FETP) fellows to present their work.
Planned keynote sessions at the 2010 conference include:
- feasibility of infectious disease eradication in the 21st century;
- the application of evidence-based methodology in infectious disease public health;
- a review of the A(H1N1) pandemic;
- novel methodology in disease threat detection
The call for abstracts for the conference is now open; to submit click here. The closing date for submissions is 12 July 2010.
Over 200 peer-reviewed abstracts submitted during the current call will be presented at ESCAIDE in topic-specific oral and poster sessions.
For more information on ESCAIDE, visit: http://www.escaide.eu/