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Accelerating the Use of Pathogen Genomics and Metagenomics in Public Health

Keck Center - National Academy of Sciences 500 Fifth Street NW, Washington, DC, United States
Hybrid Hybrid Event

The NASEM Forum in Microbial Threats will host a public workshop 22-23 July 2024 on Accelerating the Use of Pathogen Genomics and Metagenomics in Public Health.   to examine cases where genomics technologies have been applied successfully to disease surveillance and response, highlight key characteristics of these technologies' impact, and identify potential opportunities for broader

Heritable Genetic Modification in Food Animals

Keck Center - National Academy of Sciences 500 Fifth Street NW, Washington, DC, United States
Hybrid Hybrid Event

An ad hoc committee appointed by the National Academies to explore heritable genetic modifications of food animals will meet from 23-24 July 2024 to discuss Oversight and Food Safety Concerns Posed by Heritable Genetic Modification in Food Animals. This committee will address methods for heritable genetic modifications and identify risks and health hazards to humans,

Assessing and Navigating Biosecurity Concerns and Benefits of Artificial Intelligence Use in the Life Sciences

Keck Center - National Academy of Sciences 500 Fifth Street NW, Washington, DC, United States
Hybrid Hybrid Event

A National Academies committee will host a public information gathering session August 13-14, 2024 featuring panels discussing the benefits and biosecurity concerns of AI-enabled biological design tools and biological data. This is the first in-person meeting of the consensus study, Assessing and Navigating Biosecurity Concerns and Benefits of Artificial Intelligence Use in the Life Sciences.

APBA Annual Biorisk Conference 2024

Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Ortigas Ave, Corner Asian Development Bank Ave, Quezon City, Philippines

The 17th A-PBA Annual Biorisk Conference in conjunction with the BRAP 7th Annual Convention and 4th International Forum will be held 5-6 September in Quezon City, the Philippines. Pre-conference events will be held 3-4 September. Abstracts are currently being accepted until 30 May for poster entries. Themes include: Laboratory biosafety and biosecurity Best practices in

8th World One Health Congress

Cape Town International Convention Centre 1 Lower Long Street, Cape Town, South Africa

The Global One Health Community is organizing the 8th World One Health Congress in Cape Town 20 September - 23 September 2024. The Congress will bring together One Health stakeholders, from science researchers, policymakers, representatives of international institutions, civil society to the private sector from around the world to address one health science, antimicrobial agents

Clinton Global Initiative 2024 Meeting

New York City New York, NY, United States
Virtual Event Virtual Event

The Clinton Global Initiative 2024 Meeting will convene on 23-24 September 2024 in New York, NY. The CGI 2024 Meeting, timed to be alongside the U.N. General Assembly, will bring together business, government, and civil society leaders to build upon over 4,000 Commitments to Action since CGI was first founded – driving progress on climate

Virtual AMR Codeathon

Virtual Event Virtual Event

The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is joining forces with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) to co-host a virtual codeathon, Resistance is Futile: A codeathon to combat antimicrobial resistance, which will take place September 23-27, 2024. This event is an opportunity to explore the National Database of Antibiotic Resistant Organisms

Pandemic Preparedness: Achievements, Current Challenges, and New Frontiers

Savoia Excelsior Palace Riva del Mandracchio, Trieste, Italy

The Pandemic Preparedness: Achievements, Current Challenges, and New Frontiers conference will be held 11-13 November 2024 in Trieste, Italy. Join world-renowned scientists discussing the known and emerging viruses representing a potential epidemic risk. The event will focus on prevention, surveillance, detection, drug discovery, treatment, and cooperation, to tackle challenges and implementing response strategies related to

ASTMH 2024 – American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene

Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Convention Center 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA, United States

The American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene will host the ASTMH 2024 Annual Meeting from 13-17 November 2024 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The meeting is designed for researchers, professors, government and public health officials, military personnel, travel clinic physicians, practicing physicians in tropical medicine, students, and all healthcare providers working in the fields of