Thematic Areas

The congress will have a keynote speaker on Global "One Health" with a focus on zoonoses as well as eight plenary speakers in the following thematic areas:

1. One Health Meta-Leadership in Action 

2. Vector-borne Zoonoses and Impact on Public Health 

3. Emerging Infectious Diseases and the Role of Wildlife 

4. Drug Development and Antimicrobial Resistance 

5. Food-borne and Water-borne Diseases 

6. Genomics and Rapid Pathogen Detection Systems 

7. Environmental Health and Global Impact 

8. Immunology, Host-Pathogen Interaction and Vaccine Development 


Additional speakers from regional and intergovernmental organizations will be featured during evening receptions and dinner.