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IMED 2009 • Vienna, Austria • February 13–16, 2009

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Final Scientific Program (subject to changes)
Friday, February 13, 2009
14:00
Welcome & Opening Remarks
14:30-16:00
Session 1: Plenary Symposium:
 
Implementing One World One Health
16:30-17:15
Session 2: Plenary Lecture:
Ilaria CAPUA: Avian Influenza-A Unique Opportunity for Public Health
IMED2009_Capua.pdf (5.4 MB)
17:30-19:00
Welcome Cocktail Reception (Hilton Hotel)

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Saturday, February 14, 2009
08:30-10:30
Parallel Sessions:
Session 3: Vector-borne Viruses in the 21st Century
Session 4: ORAL PRESENTATIONS 1: New Strategies in Emerging Disease Surveillance
10:30-11:00
Coffee Break
11:00-11:45
Session 5: Plenary Lecture:
Hans ROSLING: Dynamic Trends in Global Health
11:45-12:45
Poster Presentations I
12:45-14:30
Lunch Break (optional)
14:30-16:00
Parallel Sessions:
Session 6: Emerging Zoonoses
Session 7: New Food-borne Threats
16:00-16:30
Coffee Break
16:30-18:00
Parallel Sessions:
 
Session 8: Antibiotic Resistance: The Future is Now
Session 9: ORAL PRESENTATIONS 2: Hot Topics in Emerging Diseases
19:30-21:00 Mayor's Cocktail Reception (City Hall)

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Sunday, February 15, 2009
08:30-10:30
Parallel Sessions:
 
Session 11: Surveillance Systems in Practice
Session 12: ORAL PRESENTATIONS 3: Vector-borne Diseases in Humans and Other Animals
10:30-11:00
Coffee Break
11:00-11:45
Session 13: Plenary lecture:
Howard MARKEL: When Germs Travel: Social, Economic, Political and Cultural Aspects of Contagious Crises Across Time
11:45-12:45
Poster Presentations II
12:45-14:30
Lunch Break (optional)
14:30-16:00
Parallel Sessions:
 
Session 14: Feeling the Heat: Climate Change and Emerging Diseases
Session 15: Global Movements of Humans, Animals and Diseases
16:00-16:30
Coffee Break
16:30-18:00
Parallel Sessions:
 
Session 16: Avian/Pandemic Influenza
  • Detecting Influenza Activity Search Engine Query Data: Jeremy Ginsberg (USA)
  • Intervention Strategies for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Outbreaks: Juan Lubroth (Italy)
    IMED2009_Lubroth.pdf (12 MB)
  • Communicating Infectious Diseases Information: Declan Butler (France)
Session 17: ORAL PRESENTATIONS 4: Zoonoses and Animal Health

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Monday, February 16, 2009
08:30-10:30
Parallel Sessions:
 
Session 19: Communicating Disease Risks to the Public
Session 20: Vaccines and Reemerging Diseases
11:00-11:45

Session 21: Plenary lecture:
Ian LIPKIN: Microbe Hunting in the 21st Century