ICEID – International Conference on Emerging Diseases, Atlanta, USA
ICEID 2018 – The International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases is taking place in Atlanta, USA, from the 26th to the 29th of August 2018. Since 1998, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has hosted the conference. Held every 2-3 years, the conference brings together more than 1500 public health professionals from around the world to encourage the exchange of the latest information on issues affecting the emergence, spread, and control of infectious diseases. Major topics for ICEID 2018 include surveillance and outbreak response, laboratory diagnostics and systems, factors affecting disease emergence and control, and public health preparedness. There is also a focus on issues such as antimicrobial resistance, genomic and molecular epidemiology, foodborne and waterborne illnesses, vector-borne and zoonotic diseases, healthcare-associated infections, respiratory infections, and global health. Late breaker abstract submission opens on the 4th of June and closes on the 22nd. The deadline for early registration is June the 26th.
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