Sunday, April 11, 2021
News on Pathogens and Preparedness

ABSA’s 1st Biosecurity Symposium

Renaissance Depot Hotel 225 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, ABSA's 1st Biosecurity Symposium has been rescheduled and will now take place 20-23 April 2020 in Minneapolis, MN. ABSA International’s 1st Biosecurity Symposium will galvanize and bring together biosecurity professionals from a wide range of disciplines with varying expertise to share their experiences and knowledge, and to learn from each other. […]

APBI 2021 – APG Advanced Planning Briefing to Industry

Virtual Event

Team Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG) is hosting the APG Advanced Planning Briefing to Industry (APBI) on April 20-21, 2021 via virtual format. The goal of the APG APBI is to describe for industry potential future contracting opportunities for mission areas that focus on: Chemical and Biological Defense Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance, and […]

Reporting Science to Public & How ‘Science’ Adapts to the Pandemic

A virtual presentation on “Reporting Science to Public & How 'Science' Adapts to the Pandemic” will be held on May 4, 2021 as part of the 2021 Demystifying Medicine Series. The 2021 Demystifying Medicine Series, which is jointly sponsored by FAES and NIH, will begin January 12 and includes the presentation of patients, pathology, diagnosis […]

Envisioning a Transformed Clinical Trials Enterprise for 2030 – Session 4

Virtual Event

The National Academies’ Forum on Drug Discovery, Development, and Translation will host a virtual public workshop on May 11, 2021 as part of a web series forum of events to discuss critical policy for advancement of biopharmaceutical innovation nationally and globally. This virtual public workshop will provide a venue for stakeholders to consider a transformed […]

Pivotal Interfaces of Environmental Health and Infectious Disease Research to Inform Responses to Outbreaks

Virtual Event

This workshop will explore how environmental health tools, technologies, and methodologies can be leveraged to inform real-time public health decision making about infectious disease outbreaks, epidemics, and pandemics. The workshop may feature several case studies of infectious disease outbreaks for which spread and exposure is mediated, in part, by environmental pollution and conditions. An ad […]

New Approaches and Concepts in Microbiology

Virtual Event

The New Approaches and Concepts in Microbiology will take place 7-9 July 2021 in a virtual format. The event will cover a broad range of topics in microbiology, including antibiotic-related research, bacterial communities and microbiome, cell biology, regulation & signalling, pathogenesis and evolution. Emphasis will be placed on novel approaches and technologies (from systems-based to […]

A Family Drama: The Sexual Politics of Smallpox Vaccination in the Spanish Empire

Virtual Event

The National Institutes of Health COVID-19 Scientific Interest Group will host a webcast entitled "A Family Drama: The Sexual Politics of Smallpox Vaccination in the Spanish Empire" on October 28, 2021. In 1804, the Spanish Crown introduced the smallpox vaccine to its empire, along with orders that vaccination be voluntary and that parents had a […]

APCCMI 2021 – Asia Pacific Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infection

Suntec Singapore Convention Centre 1 Raffles Boulevard, Suntec City

The APCCMI 2021 Asia Pacific Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infection will take place 11-13 November 2021 in Singapore and through virtual offerings. APCCMI is the biennial conference for the Asia Pacific Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infection (APSCMI). Highlighted topics include: MERS CoV, avian influenza and other respiratory viruses Transplant infectious diseases Advances in […]

One Health: Integrating Human, Animal and Environmental Health

Virtual Event

A virtual science conference on One Health: Integrating Human, Animal and Environmental Health will be held 3 December 2021. The One Health movement, which has come to prominence in the last decade, advocates greater cross-sectoral collaboration and communication across the human-animal-environment interface. There has been a long-standing recognition that population health is intrinsically linked to […]