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11/3/2019 - 11/6/2019
2nd Asisa-Pacific Rickettsia Conference
Location: Thailand
Rickettsiae and rickettsial diseases are a major cause of illness in humans and animals throughout the Asia Pacific region. A wide range of pathogens, including members of the genera Anaplasma, Bartonella, Coxiella, Ehrlichia, Orientia and Rickettsia, are responsible. This conference is of interest to medical doctors, veterinarians, public health professionals, epidemiologists, diagnostic laboratory personnel, entomologists and scientists.

The 2nd Asia Pacific Rickettsia conference 
3rd – 6th November, 2019 in Chiang Rai, Thailand. 
The conference title is “The ever-changing threat of rickettsial diseases”

The conference sub-themes will include:
  • Historical perspective
  • Epidemiology
  • Ecology
  • Host, pathogen, vector interactions
  • Pathogenesis, pathophysiology, cell biology
  • Genomics, transcriptomics, metabolomics
  • Infection
  • Diagnosis
  • Treatment
  • Immunity, vaccine development, prevention
  • Public and policy engagement