Conference Program

The conference will consist of keynote talks by guest speakers, oral sessions and posters. A preliminary program is given below. A final program will be posted later.

Conference Topics (Provisional)

  • Cellular and molecular mechanisms of infections & disease
  • Clinical chemistry and cytometry-based diagnostics
  • Point-of-care technologies for low-resource settings
  • Bioinformatics for risk mapping and surveillance of infectious diseases
  • Genomic & proteomic analyses and their clinical applications
  • Emerging trends in low-cost drug development
  • Food and environmental biotechnology¬†
  • Fighting infections and diseases: Opportunities, challenges and strategies
  • Microfluidic/Nanofluidic technologies and their clinical applications
  • Research capacity building activities (talks, seminars, etc)
  • Networking session with industry

Both oral and poster presentations will be invited for each of the topic categories above.