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MAD-ID 2019: Making a Difference in Infectious Diseases

Rosen Centre Hotel 9840 International Drive, Orlando, FL

The 22nd Annual MAD-ID Meeting will be held in Orlando, Florida, May 8-11, 2019. Pharmacists physicians, nurses and other providers will be given the opportunity to participate in a 3-day educational symposium specifically designed to apply recent research to patient care and antimicrobial stewardship. Highlighted sessions include: The AMR Challenge: How to Meet the Challenge at […]

IDWeek 2019

Walter E. Washington Convention Center 801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, DC

IDWeek 2019, the combined annual meeting of IDSA, SHEA, HIVMA, and PIDS, will be held 2-6 October 2019 in Washington, DC. IDWeek is geared toward healthcare professionals in infectious diseases and healthcare epidemiology and prevention, including researchers, clinicians, quality and patient safety practitioners, epidemiologists, and public health officials. Agenda topics of interest highlighted by the […]

APHA 2019 Annual Meeting and Expo

Pennsylvania Convention Center 1101 Arch St., Philadelphia, PA

The American Public Health Association will host the APHA 2019 Annual Meeting and Expo on 2-6 Nov 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Join nearly 13,000 public health colleagues at APHA 2019 for an extensive lineup of Continuing Education learning sessions and a Public Health Expo. Session topics of interest highlighted by the Global Biodefense staff include: […]

ASTMH 2019 – American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center 201 Waterfront Street, National Harbor, MD

The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene will host the 2019 ASTMH Annual Meeting on 20-24 November 2019 in National Harbor, Maryland. This 5-day five-day educational conference that includes four pre-meeting courses draws approximately 4,800 tropical medicine and global health professionals representing academia, government, non-profits, philanthropy, NGOs, industry, military and private practice. The meeting […]

Preparedness Summit 2020

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NOTE: Due to the intensifying public health emergency caused by COVID-19, the 2020 Preparedness Summit Postponed from 31 March - 4 April 2020. The meeting will now take place 25-27 August 2020 in a virtual format Join experts and stakeholders from across public health, healthcare, disaster relief, emergency management, and related fields nationwide to exchange […]

COVID-19: Current State of the Pandemic

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The National Emerging Special Pathogen Training and Education Center (NETEC) will host 'COVID-19: Current State of the Pandemic" on 25 September 2020 as part of its virtual webinar series. In this webinar, NETEC will describe the current pandemic hotspots in the US and globally, including the epidemiology of the current wave of infections; discuss country-wide […]

Pediatric Perspectives During a Pandemic

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The National Emerging Special Pathogen Training and Education Center (NETEC) will host ‘Pediatric Perspectives During a Pandemic” on 16 October 2020 as part of its virtual webinar series. In this webinar, NETEC will describe the epidemiology of acute COVID-19, including post-infectious manifestations and the unique aspects of caring for children during a pandemic. NETEC will […]

TRB Webinar: Visualizing Effects of COVID-19 on Transportation: A One-Year Retrospective

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The Transportation Research Board will host a Visualizing Effects of COVID-19 on Transportation: A One-Year Retrospective webinar on March 8, 2021 that will delve into the pandemic’s effect on transportation. Presenters will discuss visualizations of where these impacts have been especially notable, including the drastic reduction in road and air traffic and in public transit […]

Review of Third-Party Research Risk: Is There a Role for IRBs?

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"Review of Third-Party Research Risk: Is There a Role for IRBs?," an HHS Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) Exploratory workshop, will be livecast on 24 September 2021. The research community has generally focused on the protection of human research subjects as defined by the Common Rule. However, sometimes the conduct of research can have […]