7th International C. difficile Symposium

8th to 10th September 2020 Bled, Slovenia

ICDS Invited speakers

Mark Wilcox, UKThe treatment guidelines update in US and EU/UK
Lena Biehl, GermanyFMT and other CDI treatment options from Infectious disease specialist perspective
Marcela Krutova, Czech RepublicC. difficile diagnostics
Yves Longtin, CanadaC. difficile - infection control perspective
Tom Riley, Australia
Pete Kinross (ECDC), Sweden
EFSA (TBA)
Alice Guh (CDC), USA
Round Table: C. difficile, One Health, and decision makers
Larry Kociolek, Chicago, Illinois, USAPediatric aspects of C. difficile epidemiology
Patrizia Spigaglia, ItalyAntibiotic resistance across C. difficile ribotypes and reservoirs
William Petri, USAGut immunity, microbiome, toxins and C. difficile
Bruno Dupuy, FranceC. difficile biofilm in the gut ecosystem
Christopher Lopez, USAC. difficile adaptation to nutrients in the gut
Robert Fagan, UKCell surface virulence determinants in C. difficile
Aimee Shen, CanadaC. difficilee sporulation
Cristina Lanzas, Raleigh, USADynamics and control of C. difficile: lessons learned from a decade of modeling

7th ICDS 2020 Preliminary program

 Tuesday
8th September
Wednesday
9th September
Thursday
10th September
8.30 to 10.00SESSION 3SESSION 6
10.00 to 10.30RegistrationCoffee breakCoffee break
10.30 to 12.00RegistrationSESSION 4SESSION 7
12.00 to 13.00RegistrationPoster sessionPoster session
13.00 to 14.00RegistrationLunchLunch
14.00 to 15.0014.00 OpeningPoster session
(coffee)
Poster session
(coffee)
15.00 to 16.30SESSION 1 (14.30-16.30)SESSION 5SESSION 8
16.30 to 17.00Coffee breakCoffee breakCoffee break
17.00 to 18.30SESSION 2Social eventSESSION 9
eveningWelcome receptionCongress dinner
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