3rd Colombian Meeting on Leishmaniasis and Chagas

21-23 March 2018
Medellin, Colombia

The Colombian meeting on leishmaniasis and Chagas is an annual event organized by the Universities of Antioquia and los Ande. The 3rd edition will happen at the same time as the XVI PECET Symposium on advances in the research of tropical diseases.

 

Oral Presentation

Date: Thursday 22 March 2018
Time: 8:15 – 9:00
Venue: Edificio de Extensión, University of Antioquia

¿Cómo acelerar los procesos para que los enfermos de leishmaniasis se beneficien de los avances científicos?
Jorge Alvar, Senior Leishmaniasis Advisor, DNDi, Switzerland

 

Panel Discussion

Evidencia científica que soporta el cambio de guías para el manejo de la leishmaniasis visceral y cutánea

Date: Thursday 22 March 2018
Time: 14:30 – 16:30
Venue: Edificio de Extensión, University of Antioquia

Panelists:

  • Jorge Alvar, Senior Leishmaniasis Advisor, DNDi, Switzerland
  • José Fernando Valderrama, Vice Director Communicable Diseases, Ministry of Health, Colombia
  • Liliana López, Clinical Trials Unit Coordinator, PECET Programme for the Study and Control of Tropical Diseases, University of Antioquia, Colombia
  • Iván Darío Vélez, Director, PECET Programme for the Study and Control of Tropical Diseases, University of Antioquia, Colombia

 

 

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