May 12, 2016 at 2:20 PM
The International Alliance for the Control of Scabies will be hosting a side-meeting at the International Congress of Tropical Medicine and Malaria at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.
The meeting will be held at 17:30 - 19:00 on Monday 19th September, immediately following the main scientific sessions.
We are pleased to announce that Professor Peter Hotez will be joining the meeting to participate in an expert panel discussion on the topic "Community Control of scabies – the next steps"
Prof Hotez is the Dean for the National School of Tropical Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, United States and Editor in Chief of PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. He is a leading scientist and advocate for the control of NTDs and we are delighted to have him join us in Brisbane.
We are in the process of finalising a number of other eminent participants, and will announce the full agenda soon.
If you are interested in participating in this event, please email us and we will provide you with further details.