Webinar | Neglected Tropical Diseases

30 January 2024, 16:00 CET
virtual event

SILF, the Swedish Society of Tropical Medicine, Doctors Without Borders, and Mediahuset invite you to this free webinar with international speakers.

Preliminary program

16.00-16.05 Introduction and presentation of speakers - Tropical Society

16.05-16.25 Gabriel Alcoba, MD, MSF Tropical Medicine Advisor: The diseases the (rich) world forgot

16.25-16.55 Amaya Bustinduy, Professor, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine: Female Genital Schistosomiasis – Clinical aspects and Management

16.55-17.15 Caroline Rönnberg, Clinical Microbiologist, Public Health Agency of Sweden: Schisto diagnostics in Sweden – Current and future diagnostic tools

17.15-17.35 Sabine Specht, PhD, DNDi – New and repurposed drugs for NTDs

17.35-17.45 Questions and discussion