Workshop on Arthropod-Borne Diseases
16-17 November 2017 in Jena
We kindly invite you to participate at the Workshop on Arthropod-Borne Diseases transmitted by ticks, mites, fleas, and lice which will take place on 16-17 November 2017 organized by the Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut and the Fraunhofer Institute Leipzig (IZI).
Dr. Klaus Henning
Prof. Dr. Cornelia Silaghi
Institut für Infektionsmedizin,
Dr. Gustavo R. Makert dos Santos
Federal Research Institute for Animal Health
Naumburger Straße 96a
07743 Jena, Germany
- Epidemiology of pathogens in arthropods from natural and anthropized ecosystems
- Lyme Disease: Borrelia burgdorferi
- Q fever: Coxiella burnetii
- Other Tick-borne pathogens: Anaplasma, Ehrlichia, Babesia, etc.
- Other pathogens transmitted by mites, fleas and lice: Rickettsia, Bartonella, etc.
- Diagnostic methods
- Vaccine development
- Pest management
Oral presentations and posters are welcome.
Abstracts in English should be sent in A4 Word format, 1 page, Trebuchet MS, 12 pt., 1.5 spaced with page margins set at: 30 mm – left, 15 mm – right, top and bottom – 25 mm.
Title of abstract: capital letters, centered, Authors names: first name, family name. Below the author(s) indicate affiliation, city, country and e-mail. After a double space the main text follows.
Abstracts will be submitted electronically: Abstract submission
Deadline for submission: 15.10.2017
The registration shall be made electronically: Registration
The fee (50 €) includes the abstract book, lunch, and soft drinks.
Bank: Sparkasse Jena Saale Holzland
IBAN – No.: DE85 8305 3030 0000 1521 45
Reference: Arthropod Workshop
Please, do not wait too long to register as we have a strict capacity limitation of 40 participants!