Sigtuna 13-14 March 2012
We thank the speakers and all participants for turning the meeting into such an active forum and a great success.
Hopefully, valuable contacts were made and new important research projects will emerge from all the networking and information sharing at Sigtuna.
Find below the programme and some photos from the meeting. You will find poster abstracts on a separate page.
IEE 3rd Scientific meeting
Venue: Sigtuna Foundation, Sigtuna
Date: 13-14 March, 2012
Eva Haxton, Björn Olsen and Karin Artursson opened the meeting.
Registration and check in 09. 00 – 10.00
10.00-10.10 Welcome and opening words from the organizers
10.10-10.30 Karin Artursson, IEE/SVA: The Swedish National One Health work
10.30-11.30 Jørgen Schlundt, DTU:.The Nordic One Health Initiative
11.30-11.45 Short Coffee break
11.45-12.45 Tony Long, WWF: Biodiversity - a global responsibility
The first morning's speakers: Karin Artursson, Jørgen Schlundt and Tony Long.
14.00-14.20 Otto Cars, UU: The ReAct network
14.20-15. 20 Laura Kahn, Princeton University: I Challenges in implementing One Health; II West Nile virus outbreak in NYC
15.20 – 15.45 Coffee break
15.45 – 16.30 The AniBio Rickard Knutsson, SVA: The AniBio Threat project in a One Health - All Hazards Perspective
16.30-17.30 ReAct/RAPID networks within the Swedish One Health umbrella:
- Anders Karlén, UU: Drug discovery against tuberculosis
- Mats Larhed, UU: New Protease inhibitors against HIV
The speakers in the afternoon: .Otto Cars, Laura Kahn, Rickard Knutsson, Anders Karlén and Mats Larhed.
17.30 -19.00 Poster session. Presentation of joint past and future projects within the IEE-network. A guided research tour for all participants.
Each poster contributor was given a few minutes before dinner on the first evening to present their poster.
9.00-09.45 Claes Enøe: Danish veterinary institute: Ticks and collaboration
Claes Enøe spoke the second morning.
10.15-11.00 Views from project leaders on future needs for research within the four research areas. Discussion.
11.00 – 11.15 Summary of meeting outcome and general comments and questions. Lotta Berg, IEE/SLU
11.30 Lunch (grab and go)
Sigtuna 13-14 March 2012
We wish to thank all speakers and participants for your contributions to the 3rd IEE Scientific Meeting on One Health.
Hopefully valuable contacts were made and many important research projects will emerge from the networking and information sharing.