Gonorrhoea Expert Meeting

27-28 June, 2016
Geneva, Switzerland

This one day meeting with 26 participants from all around the world reviewed and evaluated the needs, progress and development of new and effective treatment options for gonorrhoea.


Expert Meeting Summary


  • Adele Schwartz Benzaken, Ministry of Health, Brazil
  • Aparna Narendrula, GARDP / DNDi, Switzerland
  • Carolyn Deal, NIH / NIAID, USA
  • Christelle Elias, WHO, Switzerland
  • David Lewis, Western Sydney Sexual Health Centre, Australia
  • Edward W. Hook III, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
  • Francis Ndowa, Independant Consulant, Zimbabwe
  • Gabrielle Landry, GARDP / DNDi, Switzerland
  • Gail Bolan, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA
  • Ian Askew, WHO, Switzerland
  • James Kiarie, WHO, Switzerland
  • Jean-Pierre Paccaud, GARDP / DNDi, Switzerland
  • Magnus Unemo, WHO Collaborating Centre, Orbrero University Hospital, Sweden
  • Manju Bala, Vardhman Mahavir Medical College & Safdarjung Hospital
  • Marc Sprenger, WHO, Switzerland
  • Maria Luiza Bazzo, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
  • Matthew Golden, University of Washington, USA
  • Manica Balasegaram, GARDP / DNDi, Switzerland
  • Monica Lahra, WHO Collaborating Centre, South Eastern Area Laboratory Services & Prince of Wales Hospital, Australia
  • Pauline Berra, GARDP / DNDi, Switzerland
  • Peter Beyer, WHO, Switzerland
  • Ranmini Kularatne, Centre for HIV & STIs, National Institute for Communicable Diseases, South Africa
  • Rob Hooft van Hujsduijnen, Consultant (Rapporteur), Switzerland
  • Teodora Wi, WHO, Switzerland
  • William Shafer, Emory University, USA
  • Xiang-Shen Chen, National Center for STD Control, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College, China



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