“Establishing whole genome sequencing at the core of epidemiological surveillance”
an ESCMID - ESGEM Conference

14-17th September 2022, Bath, UK*

*This event is solely onsite, and will not be accessible online


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Establishing whole genome sequencing at the core of epidemiological surveillance

  • Platforms for genome-based typing and epidemiology
  • Incorporating new data types for real-time, genome-based surveillance
  • Genome-based nomenclature
  • Zoonosis, intensive food production and One Health
  • Genomic epidemiology of neglected pathogens
  • Genomic sequencing in LMIC
  • The promise of long read sequencing
  • Plasmid biology 2.0
  • Lessons learned from COVID-19
  • Metagenomics and Public Health



IMMEM XIII has been assessed by the Ethical MedTech Conference Vetting System and found compliant with the MedTech Europe Code of Ethical Business Practice. The conference was assessed on the scientific programme, geographic location, conference venue, hospitality, registration packages and communication and found to be compliant in all aspects. You can see the full details on their webiste here.