Plenary Speakers


Laia Solano-Gallego, PhD

Affiliation: Facultat de Veterinaria, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona (Spain)
Title: Available Soon.

Shyam Sundar, PhD

Affiliation: Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras HIndu University (India)
Title: Development of Treatment for Visceral Leishmaniasis

Lénea Campino, PhD

Affiliation: Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Lisbon (Portugal)
Title: An overview on Leishmaniases in Portugal: epidemiology, clinical presentations and therapy

Luigi Gradoni, PhD

Affiliation: Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome (Italy)
Title: Available soon.

Paul Kaye, PhD

Affiliation: Centre for Immunology and Infection, University of York (UK)
Title: Experimental medicine as a tool for understanding the immunopathogenesis of leishmaniasis

Christian Bogdan, M.D.

Affiliation: Director of the Institute of Clinical Microbiology, Immunology and Hygiene University Hospital of Erlangen and Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU) Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany)
Title: Arginine metabolism and tumor necrosis factor in leishmaniasis: basic research and clinical aspects

Petr Volf, PhD

Affiliation: Charles University in Prague Faculty of Science, Department of Parasitology (Czech Republic)
Title: Sand fly saliva and its role in Leishmania transmission