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ESCMID Panorama

The Lancet / ESCMID Conference on Healthcare-Associated Infections and Antimicrobial Resistance

15 - 16 October 2011, Beijing, China

Organisers

  • ESCMID
  • The Lancet
  • The Lancet Infectious Diseases

Scientific Committee

  • Jun CHENG
    Society of Infectious Diseases, Chinese Medical Association
  • Giuseppe CORNAGLIA
    European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID)
  • Po-Ren HSUEH
    Global Chinese Association of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases and Taiwan Society of Microbiology
  • Lanjuan LI
    Society of Infectious Diseases, Chinese Medical Association
  • John MCCONNELL
    The Lancet Infectious Diseases
  • Chen WANG
    Chinese Society of Respiratory Diseases

Preliminary Programme

Topics to be discussed include:

  • Evidence for the efficacy of infectioncontrol policies
  • Managing Gram-positive infections
  • Infection control and Gram-negative infections
  • Point-of-care diagnostics and the need for rapid tests
  • Cost-effectiveness of antibiotic-restriction policies
  • Role of the global village in controlling HAIs and resistance

Conference Secretariat

Emma Huang
#1303, China Merchants Plaza, East Building
No. 333 Cheng Du Road (N)
Shanghai, 200041
PR China


Phone +86 21 61333077
Fax +86 21 52980210



Last update: 27 August 2010

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