Three sponsored symposium were held in conjunction with the 2019 Annual Meeting. To learn more about the speakers and presentations, click on the title of each session below. Presenter slides, a link to the discussion paper, and a link to a Webinar held in conjunction with World NTD Day, are also available for Gender Dimensions in the Prevention and Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) sponsored symposium.
Gender Dimensions in the Prevention and Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) (organized by the Access and Delivery Partnership, (ADP) and the COUNTDOWN research consortium). During this session, ADP launched a groundbreaking discussion paper on the gender dimensions of NTDs.
Access the ADP Discussion Paper.
View the slides from the session.
To continue the discussion, the coalition is also hosting a World NTDs Day Global Webinar (Thursday, January 30, 2020): Understanding the Gender Dimensions of Neglected Tropical Diseases. An international panel will discuss the importance of sex, gender and their intersection with other social determinants of health in tackling NTDs. #BeatNTDs. For All. For Good. Find further information and pre-registration here.
The sponsored symposia are informative sessions that are not part of the scientific content of the Annual Meeting and do not conflict with the scientific content. They are held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting and add value to the attendee experience.