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  Satellite Symposia  
Date Time Auditorium 1 Auditorium 2 Room 1.40 Room 1.60 Room 2.40 Room 2.60 Roof Terrace
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 13:00 - 17:00             African Investigators Symposium
18:30 - 20:00 Opening Ceremony            
20:00 - 21:30 Welcome Reception (Ground Level)
Thursday, April 3 07:45 - 08:45     Meet-the-Expert Invasive Non-Typhoid Salmonellosis Meet-the-Expert Management of UTI and Urosepsis Meet-the-Expert The OIE system: Mad Cow Disease    
09:00 - 09:45

01 Plenary I - Preventing HIV -

S. Abdool Karim

(South Africa)

           
09:45 - 10:15 Coffee Break, Exhibition, Posters - Ballroom East & West
10:15 - 12:15   02 - Symposium
Spotlight on Africa
03 - Symposium
Antimicrobial Stewardship
04 - Symposium
Meningococcal Disease Prevention
05 - Symposium Grand Challenges in Malaria 06 - Symposium
Management of
Drug-resistant TB
07- Oral Presentations
Tropical ID
12:15 - 12:45 Lunch break (12.15 - 12.45hrs) & Poster Presentations (12.45 - 14.15hrs) - Ballroom East & West
12:30 - 14:15     Satellite Symposium Adult Immunization        
14:30 - 15:15

08 Plenary II - Treatment of NTDs -

A. Amazigo (Nigeria)

           
15:15 - 15:45 Coffee Break, Exhibition, Posters - Ballroom East & West
15:45 - 17:45   09 - Symposium
Childhood & Adult Pneumonia
10 - Symposium
ID in Refugees and Migrants
11 - Symposium
Zoonotic Disease Surveillance
12 - Symposium
Dengue
13 - Symposium
HIV Antiretroviral Therapy
14 - Oral Presentations
Hot Topics
18:00 - 20:00     Satellite Symposium: Pertussis Prevention        
Date Time Auditorium 1 Auditorium 2 Room 1.40 Room 1.60 Room 2.40 Room 2.60 Roof Terrace
Friday, April 4 07:45 - 08:45     Meet-the-Expert
Management of Viral Hepatitis
Meet-the-Expert
Publishing your Work
Meet-the-Expert
Antibiotic Prescribing
 
09:00 - 09:45

15 - Plenary III - Global Challenges in ID -

P. Piot

(United Kingdom)

       
09:45 - 10:15 Coffee Break, Exhibition, Posters - Ballroom East & West
10:15 - 12:15   16 - Symposium
Infection Prevention
17 - Symposium
Invasive Fungal Infections
18 - Symposium
Judicious Use of Antibiotics
19 - Symposium
Elimination of NTDs in Africa
20 - Symposium
Hot Topics in HIV
21 - Oral Presentations
Bacterial Infections
12:15 - 12:45 Lunch break (12.15 - 12.45hrs) & Poster Presentations (12.45 - 14.15hrs) - Ballroom East & West
12:30 - 14:15     Satellite Symposium:
Pneumococcal Diseases
       
14:30 - 15:15

22 - Plenary IV - Otitis Media -

R. Dagan (Israel)

       
15:15 - 15:45 Coffee Break, Exhibition, Posters - Ballroom East & West
15:45 - 17:45   23 - Symposium
Vaccine Success and Failures
24 - Symposium
Nosocomial Infections in LMIC
25 - Symposium
Enteric Fever
26 - Symposium
Tuberculosis in Children
27 - Oral Session
HIV and Tuberculosis
 
18:00 - 20:00              
Date Time Auditorium 1 Auditorium 2 Room 1.40 Room 1.60 Room 2.40 Room 2.60 Roof Terrace
Saturday, April 5 07:45 - 08:45     Meet-the-Expert
Research Funding Opportunities
Meet-the-Expert
Sexually Transmitted Infections
     
09:00 - 09:45  

28 - Plenary V - Influenza Pathogenesis -

J. McCullers (USA)

         
09:45 - 10:15 Coffee Break, Exhibition, Posters - Ballroom East & West
10:15 - 12:15   29 - Symposium
Vaccines for Public
Health Threats
30 - Symposium
Antibiotic Resistance -
State of the Art
31 - Symposium
Gender Differences in ID
32 - Symposium
Rickettsitosis in Africa
33 - Symposium
Pediatric and Adolescent HIV
34 - Symposium
Cholera Elimination
12:15 - 12:45 Lunch break (12.15 - 12.45hrs) & Poster Presentations (12.45 - 14.15hrs) - Ballroom East & West
12:30 - 14:15     ISID Business
Meeting
       
14:30 - 15:15  

35 - Plenary VI - MERS-CoV -

Z. Memish (Saudi Arabia)

         
15:15 - 15:45 Coffee Break, Exhibition, Posters - Ballroom East & West
15:45 - 17:45     36 - Symposium
Tuberculosis: Hot Topics
37 - Symposium
Antibiotic Stewardship
38 - Symposium
STD Challenges in Africa
39 - Symposium
Traveling Bugs, Far and Wide
 
Date Time Auditorium 1 Auditorium 2 Room 1.40 Room 1.60 Room 2.40 Room 2.60 Roof Terrace
  Satellite Symposia