Events

  • Workshop Title: Edinburgh Infectious Diseases: Big Data and Infection Workshop
  • Date: Wednesday 29 November 2017
  • Time: 12:30 to 5pm
  • Location: Wellcome Auditorium, Queens Medical Research Institute, Little France (campus map)
  • More information and booking: CLICK HERE
  • Download programme and attendees list:  CLICK HERE
  • Event:  Mitigating Emerging Infection: Challenges for Public Security & Justice
  • When:  Tuesday 9 - Saturday 13 January 2018
  • Time: 8am to 4pm
  • Location:  Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, Mexico City
  • Application Deadline: 31 October 2017
  • For more information please click here
  • Event:  Ashworth Laboratories Symposium 2018
  • When:  Wednesday 10 January 2018
  • Time:  2 - 8 pm
  • Location:  Lecture theatre 1, Appleton Tower, George Square - campus map
  • More details to follow!
  • Event:  DiaDev Public Lecture and Project Launch - public lecture by Dr. Clare Chandler  (LSHTM) on ‘Social Science, AMR, and Diagnostics in Global Health’.
  • When:  Wednesday 17 January 2018
  • Time:  12.00 pm - 2.00 pm
  • Location:  Conference Room, Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation, High School Yards, Edinburgh - campus map
  • Registration:  Please register on Eventbrite
  • Event:  RCPE Symposium: Global Health
  • When:  Wednesday 21 February 2018
  • Location:  Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 9 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JQ
  • Remit:  This symposium features top international speakers with an exciting programme on: new vaccines: key considerations & challenges; Syndemics and new frontiers in global health. 
  • Audience:  all with an interest in global health – medical students, general practitioners, general physicians of all grades and stages of training, and public health professionals.
  • Website:  http://events.rcpe.ac.uk/events/550/global-health-conference
  • Contact:  m.farquhar@rcpe.ac.uk
  • Event:  Gifford Lecture Series
  • Title: Why We Believe: evolution, making meaning, and the development of human natures
  • Dates:  26 & 27 February 2018 and 1, 5, 6 & 8 March 2018
  • Time; 5:30 - 6:30pm
  • Location:  The Playfair Library Hall, Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh EH9 9YL
  • Further information: There will be a drinks reception after the last night of the lecture series, Thursday 8 March, in the Playfair Library Hall.
  • Registration:  Please book on Eventbrite 
  • Event:  First Scientific Meeting of International Veterinary Vaccinology Network
  • When:  26 - 27 March 2018
  • Location:  Ole Sereni Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
  • More information:  Available on IVVN website
  • Registration:  On Eventbrite
  • Event:  7th Edinburgh Infectious Diseases Annual Symposium
  • When:  Wednesday 23 May 2018
  • Location:  Informatics Forum, Crichton Street, Edinburgh
  • Ker Memorial Lecturer:  Prof Michael Ferguson, University of Dundee
  • More information and registration:  Coming in early 2018
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  • Event:  16th Annual Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Disease (EEID) Meeting
  • When:  30 May - 1 June 2018 (welcome reception on the evening of 29 May)
  • Location:  University of Glasgow
  • More information:  http://eeidconference.org/2018/
  • When:  Tuesday 12 June 2018
  • Time:  TBA
  • Location:  TBA

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