2015 Gordon Research Conference

[March 8-13, 2015]
Tropical Infectious Diseases: Challenges, Opportunities and Successes
Galveston, Texas, USA

The 2015 Gordon Research Conference on “Tropical Infectious Diseases: Challenges, Opportunities and Successes”, presented cutting edge research on the most prevalent and medically important tropical infectious diseases (TIDs). The conference gathered a multidisciplinary community of scientists for the purpose of discussing basic and field-based research with translational implications in TIDs, particularly emphasizing participation by junior and senior scientists from disease endemic countries.

DNDi participated in a poster presentation on improving the methodology of clinical trials for assessing cutaneous leishmaniasis treatments.


Using a Consensus Technique for Improving the Methodology of Clinical Trials Assessing Treatments for Cutaneous LeishmaniasisAstrid Christine Erber1,2, Liliana Lopez Carvajal4,5, Byron Arana4, Trudie Lang1,2, Piero Olliaro1,3

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1. Nuffield Department of Medicine, Centre for Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford, UK
2. The Global Health Network, Centre for Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford, UK
3. World Health Organization Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (WHO-TDR), Geneva, Switzerland
4. Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi), Geneva, Switzerland
5. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia


More information: Gordon Research Conference website