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VECD Conference 2017

Chronic Consequences
of Global Infectious Diseases

January 22-24, 2017

Nashville, Tennessee


Registration is now closed.

Please contact donna.j.ingles@vanderbilt.edu if you have questions.

Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt University
2555 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203
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This conference will highlight successful models for intervention and discuss global implementation to prevent and control infection-related chronic consequences in low-resource settings. Attendees will include U.S. and international researchers, clinicians, policymakers, funding partners, and others working at the interface between infectious and chronic diseases.

Conference begins: Sunday 01/22/2017 at 6 p.m.
Conference ends: Tuesday 01/24/2017 at 7:30 p.m.

Keynote Speakers

Ian Crozier, M.D.
World Health Organization
Groesbeck Parham, M.D.
Director, Women’s Cancer Control
UNC Global Projects, Zambia
David Wilson, Ph.D.
Head of Disease
Modeling and Financing,

Burnet Institute & Monash University

Debate Speakers

Deborah Birx, M.D.
U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and U.S. Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy
K.M. Venkat Narayan, M.D., M.Sc.
Ruth and O.C. Hubert Professor of Global Health and Epidemiology
Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University











Organizers and Contact

This conference is funded by the Vanderbilt-Emory-Cornell-Duke (VECD) Consortium of Global Health Fellows and the Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health (VIGH).

Please direct questions regarding this conference to Donna Ingles at donna.j.ingles@vanderbilt.edu.