COUNTDOWN at the BSP (British Society of Parasitology) Autumn Symposium 2017!

COUNTDOWN's Director Prof. Russell Stothard is co-organising this autumn's BSP Symposium themed 'The Multidisciplinarity of Parasitology: Host-Parasite Evolution and Control in an Ever Changing World'.

 

Prof Louis Albert Tchuem Tchuente presenting 'From basic parasitology to applied public health: challenges for the control of helminthiasis in Cameroon'.

 

Dr Louise Hamill to present on 'Integrating Vector Control and Test-and-Treat with Doxycycline as part of a Multidisciplinary Approach for the Control of Onchocerciasis in Cameroon'.

Prof David Molyneux, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine will present on 'Addressing Neglected Parasitic Diseases: Moving towards the development agenda amidst change-partnerships, networks and global health policies'

Dr Lisa Reimer, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine presenting on 'The Evolving Needs of Vector-borne Disease Surveillance Across the World'

 Dr Lucas Cunningham to highlight his work on 'DNA platform for detection of NTDs in Ghana: Baseline parasitology information for household surveys for Soil-Transmitted Helminthiasis and Schistosomiasis.'

Check out the full programme here.

Visit the BSP website to learn more about their work and this sysmposium - http://bsp.uk.net/2016/10/04/bsp-autumn-symposium-2017/

You can also visit The Linnean Society of London's website for directions - https://www.linnean.org/meetings-and-events/events/the-multidisciplinarity-of-parasitology-host-parasite-evolution-and-control-in-an-ever-changing-world

 

Event Details

Summary:

The Multidisciplinarity of Parasitology: Host-Parasite Evolution and Control in an Ever Changing World

Start Date:
Thursday, 28 Sep 2017 (10:30)

End Date:
Thursday, 28 Sep 2017 (18:00)

Location:
The Linnean Society of London, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BF, United Kingdom