Past ICID Resources

Past ICID Resources

IJID Abstract Supplement

18th ICID Editorial



Session Slides

Long-Term Zika Complications – Vanessa van der Linden (Brazil)

How to Manage Antimicrobial Resistance

New Approaches to Vaccines for Pneumonia

  • Pneumococcal Vaccines – G. Rodgers (USA)
  • RSV Vaccine – F. Polack (Argentina)
  • Group B Streptococcus (GBS) Vaccine – S. Madhi (South Africa)
  • A Universal Influenza Virus Vaccine Strategy Targeting the Conserved Stalk Domain of the Hemagglutinin – F. Krammer (USA)

Hot Topics in Travel Medicine

HIV and Hepatitis in the Americas
  • New Antiretroviral Treatment Options – R. Arduino (Argentina)
  • Novel Strategies for Antiretroviral Treatment – P. Cahn (Argentina)
  • Management of HIV-Hepatitis B Co-infection – A. Gadano (Argentina)

Successful Behavior Interventions in the Hospital – E. Castro-Sanchez (UK) E. Charani (UK)

Evolutions in Global Epidemic and Pandemic Preparedness – Gaya Gamhewage (Switzerland)

Gorgas Lectures and Case Discussions in Clinical Tropical Medicine I

  • Typhoid fever: Global Perspective; HTLV-1: A Neglected Disease with Enormous Clinical Impact; Clinical Case Discussions – E. Gotuzzo (Peru)

HIV – Hot Topics

  • Prospects for Cure of HIV – P. Tebas (USA)
  • HIV+/HCV+ Donor Transplantation – C. Durand (USA)
  • Taking on the Challenges of an Ageing HIV-Infected Population – B. Powderly (USA)
Infectious Diseases in Vulnerable Populations
  • HIV Among Indigenous Populations: A Regional Perspective – M. E. Gutierrez Pimentel (Panama)
  • Meningitis & HIV in Africa – R. Heyderman (UK)
  • Emerging Infectious Diseases in the Americas – T. Mancero (Argentina)
Different Models of Antibiotic Stewardship in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

New Outbreaks of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis and Management

  • Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Outbreaks and Management – O. Salomón (Argentina)
  • Cutaneous Leishmaniasis: Treatment Needs and Combination Therapies – B. Arana (Switzerland)

Clinical Applications of Whole Genome Sequencing

Hot Topics in Infection and Prevention Control

  • The World Health Organization (WHO) Clean Care is Safer Care promotion campaign, 2005-2018 – D. Pittet (Switzerland)
  • Hand Hygiene Promotion in Argentina – E. G. Andion (Argentina)
  • The Train-the-Trainers Concept Applied in Brazil and Mexico – F. Bellissimo Rodrigues* (Brazil), H. Marquez (Mexico)
Advances and Challenges in the Treatment of Chagas Disease – a Global Perspective – Sergio Sosa-Estani (Argentina)

New World Arenaviruses

  • Epidemiology and Virology of New World Arenaviruses – A. Sinchi (Argentina)
  • Mechanisms of Candid #1 Vaccine Attenuation – T. Manning (USA)
  • Clinical Management of Arenavirus Infections – D. Bausch (UK)
Gorgas Lectures and Case Discussions in Clinical Tropical Medicine II

New Approaches for the Diagnosis of Invasive Infections

  • Etiological Diagnosis of Bloodstream Infection: Direct Molecular Diagnosis from Blood – M. van der Brand (The Netherlands)
  • Blood Culture Pellets Coupled to MALDI TOF &Gram Staining to Improve Fast and Accurate Microbial Diagnosis of Bloodstream Infections – O. Opota (Switzerland)
  • Metagenomics for the Diagnosis of Exotic Infections – R. Schlaberg (USA)
  • Improving the Outcome of Invasive Fungal Diseases: Early Diagnosis of Invasive Aspergillosis – M. Nucci (Brazil)

Diagnosis and Management of Difficult to Treat Fungal Infections

A Planetary Health Approach to Emerging Infectious Diseases

Alternative Strategies to Deliver Affordable Treatment for Hepatitis C Patients
Infection Prevention and Control – Controversies and New Perspectives
Optimized Antibiotic Use

Pandemic Preparedness

Gorgas Lectures and Case Discussions in Clinical Tropical Medicine IV
  • Emerging Infectious Diseases of the Skin; Cases – F. Bravo (Peru)
Infectious Diseases in Transplant and Immunocompromised Hosts
Diagnosis and Management of Difficult to Treat Bacterial Infections
  • New Diagnostic Techniques Applied to Infection Control – F. Pasteran (Argentina)
  • New and “Recycled” Antimicrobials – M. Stryjewski (Argentina)
  • Therapeutic Efficacy of Antimcrobials in Critically Ill Patients – E. Nannini (Argentina)

Zika: Regional Experiences in Neurological Diseases and Severe Cases

New Frontiers in our Approaches to Antimicrobial Resistance – Alison Holmes (UK)

Dengue, Chikungunya and Yellow Fever

Malaria – Hot Topics

Point of Care Technology for Infectious Diseases Management and Applications in Low- and Middle-Income Countries