Friday 22 June 2018
Chronic Wasting Disease - lessons learnt from the BSE crisis

Neglected Zoonotic Diseases in Resource-Poor, Marginalised and Under-Served Communities: Challenges in Infectious Disease Control

  • Welcome (Conference Chairs/UoS)
  • WHO/OIE/FAO statement
  • Opening address: Theresa Tam, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada
  • Keynote lecture: Stanley Prusiner, University of California (tbc)
Saturday 23 June 2018

Potential impact of vaccination on antibiotic usage and antibiotic resistance: the influenza case

New vaccines/antimicrobials
David Heymann, Chatham House London, UK

Past, present and future of AMR
Giuseppe Cornaglia, University of Verona, Italy

 

Pathogen Discovery
Time:
Saturday 23 June 2018, 10:45-12:30
Track:
One Health Science
Chair:
Linfa Wang, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore
Co-chair:
Peng Zhou, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Surveillance and early detection
Time:
Saturday 23 June 2018, 10:45-12:30
Track:
One Health Science
Chair:
Ab Osterhaus, RIZ Hannover, Germany, Co-founder One Health Platform Foundation, Co-chair 5th International One Health Congress

Use of antibiotics in human and animals, in food and agriculture and the link to AMR and environmental impact
Time:
Saturday 23 June 2018, 10:45-12:30
Track:
Antimicrobial agents and resistance
Chair:
Jorgen Schlundt, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Information
Time:
Saturday 23 June 2018, 10:45-12:30
Track:
Science Policy Interface

Diagnostics
Time:
Saturday 23 June 2018, 14:00-15:45
Track:
One Health Science
Chair:
Martyn Jeggo, Geelong Centre for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Australia

Intervention strategies
Time:
Saturday 23 June 2018, 14:00-15:45
Track:
One Health Science
Chair:
Sarah Cleaveland
Co-chair:
Rachel Hopper,

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK

Genomic epidemiology / evolution of AMR transmission
Time:
Saturday 23 June 2018, 14:00-15:45
Track:
Antimicrobial agents and resistance
Chair:
Robert Skov, Statens Serum Institut, Denmark

Information
Time:
Saturday 23 June 2018, 14:00-15:45
Track:
Science Policy Interface

Social Science and Politics
Time:
Saturday 23 June 2018, 16:15-18:00
Track:
One Health Science
Chair:
David Heymann , Chatham House London

Pathogenesis 1
Time:
Saturday 23 June 2018, 16:15-18:00
Track:
One Health Science
Chair:
Marietjie Venter, University of Pretoria, SA
Co-chair:
Felicity Burt, University of the Free State, South Africa

Real life applications of whole genome sequencing
Time:
Saturday 23 June 2018, 16:15-18:00
Track:
Antimicrobial agents and resistance

Information
Time:
Saturday 23 June 2018, 16:15-18:00
Track:
Science Policy Interface

  • Opportunity for congress delegates to interact with poster authors
  • Snacks and drinks offered by the organizers    
Sunday 24 June 2018

Michael Ryan, World Health Organization (Lecture title to be confirmed)

From zoonoses to pandemics: lessons learned from HIV
Mark Feinberg, IAVI

Drivers for emerging diseases 1
Time:
Sunday 24 June 2018, 10:45-12:30
Track:
One Health Science

One Health in underprivileged communities
Time:
Sunday 24 June 2018, 10:45-12:30
Track:
One Health Science
Chair:
Mark Rweyemamu, Director of the Southern African Centre for Infectious Diseases and Surveillance (SACIDS)

Prevalence and surveillance of resistance
Time:
Sunday 24 June 2018, 10:45-12:30
Track:
Antimicrobial agents and resistance
Chair:
Gerard Wright, M.G. DeGroote Institute for Infectious Disease Research, Canada

Information
Time:
Sunday 24 June 2018, 10:45-12:30
Track:
Science Policy Interface

Drivers for emerging diseases 2
Time:
Sunday 24 June 2018, 14:00-15:45
Track:
One Health Science
Chair:
Peter Daszak , President of the EcoHealth Alliance

Pathogenesis 2
Time:
Sunday 24 June 2018, 14:00-15:45
Track:
One Health Science

Novel strategies for AMR interventions / preparedness
Time:
Sunday 24 June 2018, 14:00-15:45
Track:
Antimicrobial agents and resistance
Chair:
Laura H. Kahn, Princeton University, USA
Co-chair:
Reema Persad-Clem,

UC Berkeley, USA

Information
Time:
Sunday 24 June 2018, 14:00-15:45
Track:
Science Policy Interface

Vaccines 1
Time:
Sunday 24 June 2018, 16:15-18:00
Track:
One Health Science
Chair:
George Gao, Deputy Director-General CDC China
Co-chair:
Volker Gerdts, University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Infectious diseases from an ecohealth perspective 1
Time:
Sunday 24 June 2018, 16:15-18:00
Track:
One Health Science
Chair:
Craig Stephen, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Co-chair:
Patrick Leighton, University of Montreal, Canada

Alternative approaches to tackling resistant infections
Time:
Sunday 24 June 2018, 16:15-18:00
Track:
Antimicrobial agents and resistance
Chair:
Britta Lassman, International Society for Infectious Diseases

Information
Time:
Sunday 24 June 2018, 16:15-18:00
Track:
Science Policy Interface

Monday 25 June 2018

National and International Disease Monitoring and Risk Assessment: Impact on Policy Development

Vaccines 2
Time:
Monday 25 June 2018, 10:30-12:15
Track:
One Health Science
Chair:
Lorne Babiuk, University of Alberta, Canada
Co-chair:
Teresia Maina

Infectious diseases from an ecohealth perspective 2
Time:
Monday 25 June 2018, 10:30-12:15
Track:
One Health Science
Chair:
John Mackenzie, Curtin University, Australia, Co-founder One Health Platform Foundation, Co-chair 5th International One Health Congress
Co-chair:
Jonna Mazet, UC Davis, USA

Rapid diagnostics
Time:
Monday 25 June 2018, 10:30-12:15
Track:
Antimicrobial agents and resistance
Chair:
Rafael Canton, University hospital of Madrid, Spain

Information
Time:
Monday 25 June 2018, 10:30-12:15
Track:
Science Policy Interface

An extensive programme of guided excursions to a variety of natural, cultural and historical settings will be offered to congress participants. Excursions are not included in the registration fee and hence need to be booked and paid separately. More information will be made available soon.