Programme

PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME 28TH WORLD CONGRESS OF ECHINOCOCCOSIS

Lima, October 29th – 31st, 2019


PLENARY LECTURES

  • Plenary 1: Current Situation of Echinococcosis in the World (Latin America, Africa, Asia, Europe, Oceania
  • Plenary 2: Socio-economic impact of Echinococcosis.
  • Plenary 3: Genetic and Biology of the parasite (Echinococcus granulosus, Echinococcus multilocularis, Echinococcus vogeli)
  • Plenary 4: Control / Elimination of Cystic Echinococcosis.
  • Plenary 5: Continental Projects: CESSARI, HERACLES, SOUTH AMERICAN INITIATIVE.
  • Plenary 6: Eco Health / One Health.

SYMPOSIUMS

  • Immunodiagnosis of Echinocccosis in humans (Cystic Echinococcosis, Alveolar Echinococcosis, Neotropical Echinococcosis
  • Diagnosis of Echinococcosis in animals (intermediate hosts)
  • Use of images techniques for the diagnosis of Echinococcosis in humans
  • Diagnosis of Echinococcosis in animals (definitive hosts)
  • Chemotherapy for the treatment of Cystic Echinococcosis in humans
  • Surgery and other options for the treatment of Cystic Echinococcosis in humans
  • Treatment of Alveolar Echinococcosis in humans
  • Treatment of Neotropical Echinococcosis
  • Education and sociological aspects of Echinococcosis