ISNTD Chagas Disease Roundtable

April 6, 2017
Washington DC, USA

ISNTD Chagas brought together the R&D community, patient advocates, experts in the field, civic groups and policy makers in a dynamic engagement to heighten awareness around Chagas disease with influential stakeholders in the U.S.

Colin Forsyth, Chagas Epidemiologist at DNDi North America, presented in an R&D session and took part in a Chagas disease Q&A to mark World Chagas Day.


Q&A Session

  • Sheba Meymandi (Director of the Center of Excellence for Chagas Disease at Olive View-UCLA Medical Center)
  • Colin Forsyth (Chagas Epidemiologist, DNDi North America)
  • Antonio Arce (Corporate Affairs & Communications Regional Head for Latin America and Canada)
  • Luis Filipe Delgado (Chief Scientific Officer. Novartis Brazill)
  • Cameron Durrant (CEO KaloBios)
  • Monica Miranda Schaeubinger (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)
  • Peter Hotez (National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, Dean; Sabin Vaccine Institute, President; Texas Children’s Hospital Endowed Chair of Tropical Pediatrics)


R&D Session

Watch the presentation 

Chagas disease in the US: translating research into solutions for neglected patients
Colin Forsyth (Chagas Epidemiologist, DNDi North America)


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