Leishmaniasis Detection, Prevention, and Response Webinar

Webinar: Leishmaniasis Detection, Prevention, and Response-
Lessons for Zika and other Vector-Borne Disease Management

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016; 10:00am-11:00am Eastern Daylight Time

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Frontline experts will present key findings and action recommendations on surveillance, diagnosis, and treatment of visceral and cutaneous leishmaniasis from the Leishmaniasis Gap Analysis Report and Action Plan facilitated by CORDS with its partners and networks in Albania, Jordan, and Pakistan.


Opening remarks by Professor Nigel Lightfoot, CBE, CORDS

  • Dr. Byron Arana, Head of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis, Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi); Geneva, Switzerland
  • Dr. Silvia Bino, Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases, Head, Control of Infectious Diseases Department; Institute of Public Health, Southeast European Centre for Surveillance and Control of Infectious Diseases (SECID), South Eastern Europe Health Network (SEEHN); Tirana, Albania
  • Dr. James Crilly, Technical Advisor, SECID Consultant, Leishmaniasis Gap Analysis Project Coordinator; Cork, Ireland
  • Dr. Khalil Kanani, Head of Parasitic and Zoonotic Diseases Division, Ministry of Health, Amman, Jordan; Middle East Consortium on Infectious Disease Surveillance (MECIDS)
  • Dr. Syed M. Mursalin,President/Executive Director, Pak One Health Alliance (POHA); Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Dr. Bassam Shadfan, Deputy Head of Parasitic and Zoonotic Diseases Division; Ministry of Health Jordan; Middle East Consortium on Infectious Disease Surveillance (MECIDS). Amman, Jordan

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