2017 Infectious Disease Research Talks
Innovation in Infectious Disease Research: Challenges & Opportunities
June 7 – 9, 2017 Agenda
The intent of the 2017 program was to stimulate dialogue and discussion, foster collaborations and concerted approaches in developing innovative programs aimed at converting the challenges we are facing in infectious disease programs today into opportunities that advance and protect public health interests. The symposium included invited speakers and external participants, who discussed ongoing efforts in the field of infectious disease research from the perspective of academia, industry and government sponsors, including a keynote from Michael G. Kurilla, MD, PhD, Director, Office of BioDefense, Research Resources, and Translational Research Associate Director for BioDefense Product Development DMID, NIAID, NIH, and DHHS.