11th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health

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Activity

Attending the 11th annual congress of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

Description

Overarching theme – 25 years: investigation, innovation and implementation

Track 1: prevention
Innovations in biomedical sciences for new disease prevention strategies
New product development for disease prevention
Innovation in implementation of disease prevention for elimination or sustainable control

Track 2: treatment/patient care
Management of common diseases in remote areas
Emerging diseases
Primary health care and minimal curative care
Specific disease areas including malaria, TB and HIV
NTDs and NCDs including diabetes, hypertension
Community diagnosis and care for all disease areas
Diseases in travellers and migrants

Track 3: One Health and Early Careers
One Health half-track
Early Careers track a day and half of interactive and engaging workshops, including curated discussions and mentoring.

Track 4: health systems
Health and policy system development
Changing health population profiles including resilience to outbreaks, refugees and internally displaced persons,
Innovations in funding including health insurance, models for health systems in-country, internal and external funding, problems of catastrophic health expenditure

Track 5: age-related healthcare
Maternal and child health
Adolescent health
Elderly and end of life care

Track 6: external factors influencing future health
Climate change
The built environment
Economic factors incorporating health economics
Populations dynamics incorporating population movement and population growth
Health and the digital world incorporating data and artificial intelligence
Period16 Sep 201920 Sep 2019
Event typeConference
Conference number11th
LocationLiverpool, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionInternational