NTDs & global health networking - dates for the diary.
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It's 2016!

Plan your year ahead to learn, engage and partner across the tropical diseases and global health fields.

Register now for early bird discounts and join the network!   

Vector control & disease surveillance
(March 17th 2016, Lords Cricket Ground, London)

Last day for early bird discounts at ISNTD Bites 2016 - register here !!!

Meet Dr. Jérémy Bouyer (CIRAD / INRA Control of Exotic and Emerging Diseases, Montpellier, France) speaking at ISNTD Bites: "At ISNTD Bites, I would like to present a new ERC research project entitled 'Revolutionizing Insect Control' where I propose to use sterile males as specific conveyors of biocides to their wild female counterparts to boost the sterile insect technique. I am looking forward to find industrial partners to participate to this project, that has the potential to change the current paradigm of insect control based on the use of insecticides." 
Coinfections & co-morbidities
ISNTD Coinfections (April 29th 2016, Institute of Child Health, London)

Programme and early bird registration here!

Meet Dr. Jutta Reinhard-Rupp (Merck), speaking at ISNTD Coinfections: "At ISNTD Coinfections, I will be speaking about Female Genital Schistosomiasis (FGS), a forgotten gynecological disease till now.
The consequences of FGS are not widely acknowledged or understood, and may have strong implications on susceptibility to other infections, particularly HIV/AIDS. Currently, there is no treatment for FGS - we would like to see greater collaboration and coordination across these fields."
Drug discovery / development, diagnostics & vaccines
ISNTD d³ (May 25-26th 2016, Wellcome Trust, London)

Programme and early bird registration here!

Watch Pr. Emmanuel Ogbadoyi (Federal University of Technology, Minna Nigeria) interviewed at ISNTD d³ 2015, speaking about the kinds of partnerships fostered in tropical disease drug discovery required for North-South and South-South collaboration. 
Water, sanitation & hygiene for global health
ISNTD Water 
(October 18th 2016, BMA House, London)

WASH, appropriate technology & sanitation, urban WASH, water management for vector & disease control, climate change... hold the date! 

Watch Dr. Carl Hensman (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation) interviewed at ISNTD Water 2015, speaking about the way forward to drive significant and sustainable step-changes in sanitation provision worldwide and the broad range of partnerships needed to achieve this. 
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