Spring Symposium 2024

af | mar 5, 2024 | Nyheder

The Spring Symposium 2024 is arranged as a collaboration between the Danish Society for Parasitology (DSP) and the Danish Society for Tropical Medicine and International Health (DSTMIH). As tradition dictates, it will be held in the “Festauditorium” at University of Copenhagen Frederiksberg Campus (formerly Landbohøjskolen), Bülowsvej 17, 1870 Frederiksberg C.

Register (deadline 12 April) and submit your abstract (deadline 29 March) here: https://cmp.ku.dk/files/dsp_dstmih_spring_2024/

This year’s meeting is dedicated to the co-founder and former president of DSP, Associate Professor Jørn Andreassen.


Preliminary program:

08:30-09:00 Registration and poster setup
09:00-10:55 Session 1 – Oral presentations 1
Keynote 1 (DSP) – Meta Roestenberg (Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands): “Controlled human infections with parasites”
Oral presentations selected from submitted abstracts
Short break
11:00-12:30 Session 2 – Poster presentations, coffee and networking
Lunch and poster dismantling
13:30-15:00 Session 3 – Oral presentations 2
Keynote 2 (DSTMIH) – Quique Bassat (IS Global, Barcelona, Spain): “A different way of looking at severe malaria. Using prognostic biomarkers for triage, risk stratification and outcome definition, and better characterizing malaria as a cause of death”
Oral presentations selected from submitted abstracts
15:15-16:30 Session 4 – Oral presentations 3
Oral presentations selected from submitted abstracts
Young Scientist Award(s)
16:30 Informal get-together