Global Excellence Research Symposium I - Program – University of Copenhagen

Global Excellence Research Symposium I - Program

PfEMP1: From var genes to malaria vaccines

Celebrating the 25 Year Anniversary of Centre for Medical Parasitology

Below a preliminary program listing the invited speakers who have agreed to come. Check back regularly, as the program will continue to develop as we get nearer the event! 

The Mærsk Tower at University of Copenhagen

Wednesday 27 June

12:00

Lunch

13:15

Session 1 - The var genes

14:45

Coffee break

15:15

Session 2 - Pathogenesis

  • Joe Smith (Center for Infectious Disease Research, Seattle)
  • Sam Wassmer (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine)

17:00

Reception

Thursday 28 June

09:00

Session 3 - Intracellular transport and surface expression

10:15

Coffee break

10:45

Session 4 - The proteins

12:00

Lunch

13:30

Session 5 - "The extended family" 

14:45

Coffee break

15:15

Session 6 - Infection and immunity I 

19:00

Dinner

Friday 29 June

09:00

Session 7 - Infection and immunity II

10:15

Coffee break

10:45

Session 8 - Vaccination and General discussion