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1st International Conference on (Re-) Emerging Infectious Diseases (ICREID)


3/12/2018 - 3/14/2018
This 1st International Conference on (Re-)Emerging Infectious Diseases, creates an international platform that gathers all stakeholders in the field of re-emerging infectious diseases globally.
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Being set as one of its kind, the conference intents at providing a unique opportunity for clinicians, researchers, policy makers, industry, governmental, non-governmental and other healthcare professionals to exchange knowledge on latest clinical developments and updates on ongoing and new trials on re-emerging infectious diseases in order to determine the pathway forward to preventing outbreaks worldwide.

The 1st International Conference on (Re-)Emerging Infectious Diseases, will be a two-and a half day abstract-driven workshop consisting of plenary sessions with invited lectures, panel discussions, poster presentations and ample time for Q&A. We are expecting approximately 300 attendees.

For more information on the workshop program, please refer to the website.

The issue of emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases, especially those related to viruses, has become an increasingly focal area of concern in public health. With the current globalization which has resulted into ease and frequency of travel around the world, living in increasingly densely populated areas, coming into closer contact with wild animals, the potential for infectious diseases to spread rapidly and causing a global epidemic is a major concern.