Lyme and Tickborne Disease Symposium 2024

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Agenda: 

May 1:
Plenary Session, 8:30am-12:00pm
Featured speakers include:

  • Tick – Borrelia Interactions:  Joao Pedra, PhD, University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • Borrelia Pathogenesis:  Christine Jacobs-Wagner, PhD, Stanford University 
  • Lyme Disease: Klemen Strle, PhD, Research, Tufts University

May 1:
Roundtable Discussion, 1:00-4:00pm

  • Tick Ecology, Epidemiology, Surveillance; Lead: Holly Gaff,  Old Dominion University
  • Bacteriology, Bacterial Genetics of Tickborne Pathogens; Lead: Scott Samuels, University of  Montana
  • Mammalian Immunity to Tickborne Infections; Lead: Mark Wooten, University of Toledo
  • Tick – Pathogen Interactions; Lead: Sukanya Narasimhan, Yale University
  • Diagnostics of Tickborne Diseases; Lead: Alessandra Luchini, George Mason University

May 2:
Plenary Session, 8:30am-12:00pm

  • Tick Ecology, Epidemiology, Surveillance; Lead: Holly Gaff,  Old Dominion University
  • Bacteriology, Bacterial Genetics of Tickborne Pathogens; Lead: Scott Samuels, University of  Montana
  • Mammalian Immunity to Tickborne Infections; Lead: Mark Wooten, University of Toledo
  • Tick – Pathogen Interactions; Lead: Sukanya Narasimhan, Yale University
  • Diagnostics of Tickborne Diseases; Lead: Alessandra Luchini, George Mason University
     

 Event Date
Starts:
Wednesday, May 1, 2024
8:30am EDT

Ends:
Thursday, May 2, 2024
12:00pm EDT

 Location
Bloomberg School of Public Health

615 N Wolfe St
Sheldon Hall
Baltimore, MD 21205

 Contact
Lyme and Tickborne Diseases Research and Education Institute
Amy Gawad
301-379-3330
Agawad1@jhu.edu

Please note space in roundtables is limited.

Registration Information

A limited number of travel fellowships will be available for students and post-doctoral fellows. Please check this box if you are interested in applying for one and the LTBDI team will follow up with you for more information.

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