This day will focus on emerging and neglected infections and has been devised for those working or interested in infection specialties including microbiology, virology and infectious diseases. It is suitable for both trainees and consultants to equip them with knowledge and skills for specialist practice, assessment and continuing professional development.
09.00 Registration and coffee
09.55 Introduction - Dr Stephen Winchester, Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust
10.00 Emerging/neglected bacterial infections - Dr Colin Brown, Public Health England
11.00 Emerging/neglected viral infections - Professor Daniel Bausch, Public Health England
12.20 Military microbiology - Lieutenant Colonel Emma Hutley, Royal Army Medical Corps
14.00 Emerging/neglected parasitic infections - Professor Russell Stothard, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
15.20 Emerging/neglected fungal infections - Professor Matthew Fisher, Imperial College London