Schedule-at-a-Glance

Download the IMED 2013 Final Program & Abstracts as pdf here.


Time Friday,
February 15, 2013
11:00-19:00 Registration and Information Desk (Prefunction Area/Ground Level)
14:00-14:20 Welcome & Opening
14:20-15:00 Session 1: Keynote Plenary Session:
Science and sensationalism, Emerging infections and Emergency!!
- Anne SCHUCHAT, USA
15:00-16:30 Session 2: Plenary Session:
Ecology, Biodiversity, Climate and Emerging Infectious Diseases
16:30-17:15

Session 3: Plenary Session:

Emerging Infectious Diseases and the Hajj

- Ziad MEMISH, Saudi Arabia

17:30-19:00 Welcome Cocktail Reception (Hotel Hilton)


Time Saturday,
February 16, 2013
08:30-10:30

Session 4: Parallel Session:

Oral Abstract Presentations

08:30-10:30

Session 5: Parallel Session:

Emerging Disease Prevention

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-11:45

Session 6: Plenary Session

Emerging Fungal Diseases and Species Extinction

- Matt FISHER, United Kingdom

11:45-13:15 Poster Presentations I (Poster Areas)
13:15-14:30 Lunch break (optional)
14:30-16:00

Session 7: Parallel Session

Oral Abstract Presentations

14:30-16:00

Session 8: Parallel Session

Of Bats and Men: Nipah and Other Infections

16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
16:30-18:00

Session 9: Parallel Session

Emerging Disease Mysteries

16:30-18:00

Session 10: Parallel Session

Vectorborne Diseases in Humans and Animals



Time Sunday,
February 17, 2013
08:30-10:30

Session 11: Parallel Session

Neglected Zoonotic Diseases

08:30-10:30

Session 12: Parallel Session

Oral Abstract Presentations

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-11:45

Session 13: Plenary Session

Global Approach to the Control of Foot and Mouth Disease

- Bernard VALLAT (France)

11:45-13:15 Poster Presentations II (Poster Areas)
13:15-14:30 Lunch break (optional)
14:30-16:00

Session 14: Parallel Session

Oral Abstract Presentations

14:30-16:00

Session 15: Parallel Session

Cutting Edge Diagnostics for the Detection of  Novel and Neglected Diseases

16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
16:30-18:00

Session 16: Parallel Session

Oral Abstract Presentations

16:30-18:00

Session 17: Parallel Session

Disease Surveillance

20:00-22:00 Mayor's Reception (City Hall) - Cocktail Reception (no transportation provided)


Time

Monday,
February 18, 2013

08:30-10:30

Session 18: Parallel Session

Economics of Emerging Infectious Diseases

08:30-10:30

Session 19: Parallel Session

Late Breaker

11:00-11:45

Session 20: Plenary Session

Big Data, Industry and Disease Surveillance

- Allessandro SIGNORINI (USA)


The program is subject to changes!