Towards Elimination of Schistosomiasis: a paradigm shift
YAOUNDE, 22 - 23 MARCH 2017
Wednesday, 22nd March 2017 -
Thursday, 23rd March 2017
08:00 - 18:00
Mont Febe Hotel
Professor Louis-Albert Tchuem Tchuenté
National Coordinator, SCH Control Program
Are you interested in schistosomiasis research and elimination?
This conference is the premier gathering in Cameroon for all stakeholders working to overcome the impact of schistosomiasis. It will bring together scientists, experts, donors, policy makers, non-governmental development organizations and students from all over the world to share and learn from each other's experiences and perspectives. The conference will provide a platform to discuss progress, challenges and strategies in shifting from a morbidity control approach to elimination of schistosomiasis. The structure of the conference consists of plenary presentations, panel-led discussions, group work and poster sessions.
REGISTRATION AND FEES
Thank you for your interest in TES Conference 2017. Please note that attendance to the conference is strictly by registration only. Registration can be done via the online registration form and fees paid on-site. Online registration is now OPEN!
9 JANUARY 2017
- Registration Opens for ALL
25 FEBRUARY 2017
- Abstract Submission Closes
- Scholarship Application Closes
19 MARCH 2017
- Registration Closes
PROGRAM AND AGENDA
A comprehensive agenda of the conference will soon be available for all participants. The program incorporates plenary sessions, panel-led discussions, poster sessions and speed networking with experts. Further more, various health aspects relevant to schistosomiasis will also be explored.
We will be accepting abstracts to be presented at the conference as the goal is to present the best novel research in all areas related to schistosomiasis. Registrants are encouraged to submit scientific abstracts related to their work on schistosomiasis. All abstract submissions must be made electronically through the online submission form.
KEYNOTE SPEAKERS (to be confirmed)
HOTEL AND TRAVEL
We look forward to welcoming you to Cameroon for the TES Conference 2017. In order to help with your planning, accommodation has been reserved at the Mont Febe Hotel, the venue of the conference. There are various room options for conference delegates and groups to chose from. In addition, we have provided a list of alternative hotels in close proximity to the conference location.
We are pleased to announce that we are able to offer a limited number of scholarships to Masters and PhD students in the field, to facilitate their participation in the TES Conference 2017.