MEEGID XII

Keynote Speakers

Dr Sylvain Brisse, Institut Pasteur, Paris
Presentation Title Genomic epidemiology of bacterial pathogens

Francisco J. Ayala, Dept Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California Irvine, USA
Presentation Title: Human Nature: Genes to Culture

Michael Bowen, Rotavirus Surveillance Team,  NCIRD, CDC, USA 
Presentation Title: Molecular Epidemiology of Group A Rotaviruses: Implications for Vaccine Introduction into Countries of South East Asia

Robin Gasser, Faculty of Veterinary, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Presentation Title: Exploring the evolution and epidemiology of parasitic helminths in the -omics age

James Galagan, Boston University, USA
Presentation Title: Genomics and Systems Biology in Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Joseph Heitman, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University Medical Center, USA
Presentation Title: Sexual reproduction of eukaryotic microbial pathogens

Edward Holmes, Sydney Emerging Infections & Biosecurity Institute, The University of Sydney, Australia
Presentation Title: Viral evolution

R M. Pitchappan, Director-Research  Chettinad University, India
Presentation Title: Human genetic diversity in Asia and the rest of the world

Yong Poovorawan, Center of Excellence in Clinical Virology, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Presentation Title: Molecular epidemiology and evolution of Chikungunya

Andrew Read
, Penn State University, USA
Presentation Title: TBC

Sarah Reece, Centre for Immunity, Infection & Evolution, University of Edinburgh, UK
Presentation Title: What makes a successful parasite? Evolution of strategies for survival & reproduction

Gabriele Schoenian, Institute of Microbiology and Hygiene, Charité University Medicine Berlin, Germany
Presentation Title: Molecular diversity and evolution of the Leishmania donovani complex

Andrew Thompson, School of Veterinary and Health Sciences, Murdoch University, Australia
Presentation Title: Molecular epidemiology and evolution of Giardia

Nikolaos Vasilakis, Dept. of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, USA
Presentation Title: From antiquity to present - Dengue, a constantly evolving

Catherine Walton, Computational Evolutionary Biology Group, University of Manchester, UK
Presentation Title: Phylogeography of Anopheles mosquitoes, with special emphasis to South East Asia

 

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Tribology International

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