ICC Leish 2015

[August 10-13, 2015]
International Conference on Cutaneous Leishmaniasis
Manaus, Brazil

This conference brought together renowned national and international scientists to discuss the perspectives and challenges to be employed in the Surveillance and Control Programs. The conference covered epidemiology, parasitology, immunology, molecular diagnosis, treatment, technological innovation, prevention, and control of cutaneous leishmaniasis, as well as discussing new treatment strategies that are more feasible and effective.

DNDi ‘s Head of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis, Byron Arana, presented on clinical trial methodology and DNDi‘s CL strategy. Clinical Trial Manager, Joelle Rode, presented about Rede Leish.

Session

New Drugs Development and Topical Treatment
Date: 12 August, 2015

Byron Arana, Head of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis, DNDi (presenter)
Joelle Rode, Clinical Trial Manager, DNDi
Marina Boni, Clinical Trial Manager, DNDi
Cutaneous Leishmaniasis:DNDi Strategy [PDF | 1.5MB]

 

Pre-clinical Studies on Leishmaniasis
Date: 12 August, 2015

Byron Arana, Head of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis, DNDi (presenter)
Piero Olliaro, TDR/WHO
Methodology of Clinical Trials Aimed at Assessing Interventions for Cutaneous Leishmaniasis [PDF| 0.6MB]

Free Themes
Date: 13 August, 2015

Joelle Rode, Clinical Trial Manager, DNDi (presenter)
Marina Boni, Clinical Trial Manager, DNDi
Mady Barbeitas, Rede Leish Coordinator, DNDi
Byron Arana, Head of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis, DNDi
Leishmaniasis Network – Rede Leishmaniose [PDF| 1.4MB]