8 November 2019

Come and meet us at this year’s ASTMH 68th Annual Meeting. Over 4,800 delegates are expected to attend with leading global health researchers from around the world. At this year’s conference, as part of IDDO, we have symposia, talks and posters on malaria, scrub typhus, visceral leishmaniasis and medicine quality.

This year IDDO and WWARN will be at stand #309, as part of the Centre for Tropical Medicine & Global Health, University of Oxford. Come and see us to to exchange ideas on how we might work together and find out about more about our global research collaborations, data-sharing platforms and latest work.

Thursday 21st November

Stand #309, exhibition hall open 9.30–10.30 am, 3.15–4.15 pm

  • Poster session A Kartika Saraswati “Review of Scrub Typhus Drug Efficacy Study Landscape” presentation number 119 12.00–1.45 pm
  • Poster session A Philippe Guérin on behalf of Makoto Saito “Efficacy and tolerability of artemisinin- and quinine-based treatments for uncomplicated falciparum malaria” 12.00–1.45 pm

Friday 22nd November

Stand #309, exhibition hall open 9.30–10.30 am, 3.15–4.15 pm

  • Symposia #68 from WWARN’s Ric Price “Tafenoquine: New Drug for Chemoprophylaxis and Treatment of Relapsing Malaria” Potomac C (Ballroom Level) 10.15 – 12.00 pm  
  • Symposia #95 from WWARN’s Ric Price “Understanding Malaria Resurgence Through Studies of Host Immunity and Parasite Diversity” Maryland C (Ballroom Level) 4.00 – 5.45 pm
  • Symposia #98 from Paul Newton and Joel Breman “Poor Quality Drugs and Antimicrobial Resistance” Potomac C (Ballroom Level) 4.00 – 5.45 pm
  • Oral scientific session #1305 from Philippe Guérin on behalf of Sauman SinghEstimation of Incidence Rate of Mortality for Antileishmanial Therapies: A Systematic Review of Published Literature from 1980 to 2018.” 4.00 – 5.45 pm

Saturday 23rd November

Stand #309, exhibition hall open 9.30–10.30 am, 12.00–2.30 pm

Sunday 24th November

  • Symposia #177 from Heather Stone “Exploring the Range of Clinical Efforts to Identify Repurposed Drugs for Neglected Infectious Diseases” Maryland B (Ballroom Level) 11.15 am

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