7th National Infection Biology Meeting at Djurönäset, 17-18 October 2017
Welcome to the 7th National Infection Biology meeting, NIB 2017, which will take place at the Conference Centre Djurönäset in the archipelago outside of Stockholm.
The aim of the meeting is to gather experimental researchers, physicians and epidemiologists interested in molecular and clinical microbiology, immunology and host-pathogen interactions. Invited speakers and speakers selected from submitted abstracts will present their research spanning bacterial, viral and parasitic infections, host-pathogen interactions, host defence etc. There will also be a poster session 17 October.
NIB 2017 is co-organized by MIMS (The Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden), the National Network for Infection Biology (NIB) and the National Doctoral Programme in Infections and Antibiotics (NDPIA).
The meeting will be preceded by workshops on communicating research with non-experts and on career planning for members of NDPIA 16-17 October 2017. All activities including accommodation 16-18 October are free of charge for NDPIA members (PhD students or postdocs at Swedish universities focusing on infections and/or antibiotics).
As soon as possible a preliminary programme will be published and registration will open.
Deadline for registration and abstract submission: Monday 12 June 2017
There will be a bus transport from After the conference on from the meeting venue to . More information will be published soon.
This is a first announcement of the meeting and more information will follow.
Mikael Rhen, Karolinska Institutet
Åsa Sjöling, Karolinska Institutet
Bernt Eric Uhlin, MIMS
Åke Forsberg, MIMS, NDPIA
Anna Holmström, NDPIA
Maria Westling, MIMS
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