The VALIDATE Network - Vaccine development for complex intracellular neglected pathogens
RSTMH Research Ideas Showcase, India, 2020
Dates: 11-18 Mar 2020
Location: See below
Deadline to submit research idea: 30 Jan 2020 17:00 (UK)
This meeting is designed specifically for undergraduate and postgraduate students, and recent graduates to present their ideas for research in tropical medicine and global health to peers and senior experts.
Delegates will also have the opportunity to hear from invited speakers on a range of topics and take part in mentoring sessions.
Researchers, professionals, scientists and others who are studying or have completed studies in the last three years in subjects aligned to tropical medicine or global health are invited to apply for the opportunity to present their ideas.
We are particularly interested in ideas in the areas below:
neglected tropical diseases including snakebite, leishmaniasis and leprosy,
drug-resistant infections, including tuberculosis,
emerging diseases and outbreaks,
climate change and One Health.
Below are tentative dates and locations:
11/12 March (tbc): All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Bhubaneswar
14 March: Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore
16 March (tbc): Amrita University, Cochin
18 March: Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Delhi