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55th Annual Scientific Conference of the Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine (MSPTM) 2019
13 Mar 2019 to 14 Mar 2019
InterContinental Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine (MSPTM)
The Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine will be organizing its 55th Annual Scientific Conference at the InterContinental Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from the 13 – 14 March 2019.
The theme of this scientific conference is “Scaling Up Efforts in Tropical Disease and Vector Control through Evidence-Based Research”. This topic is in line with the current problems and challenges that we face to overcome the increase of emerging diseases in our country and this region. The conference intends to bring together researches, practitioners and industry partners in the fields of parasitology, tropical medicine and zoonotic diseases. This multidisciplinary forum aims at addressing issues related to the dynamic interactions between animals, vectors and humans, with regards to epidemiology, disease transmission and diagnosis.
The MSPTM is a non-profit organization which has been in existence since 1964 and has been recognized as a strong advocate for improving public health through research in Malaysia and in the region. We have a strong membership of about 500 representing various disciplines such as medical and veterinary, utilizing various scientific instruments, biological and other consumable products for their work. We would like to extend this partnership to the various scientific companies and organizations such as yours to promote activities for the advancement of science.
Topics Covered
1 Malaria
2 Veterinary Parasitology
3 Vector Biology & Control
4 Neglected Tropical Diseases
5 Dengue
6 Emerging Zoonoses
7 Medical & Forensic Entomology
8 Medical Microbiology & Parasitology
9 Insecticide Resistance
10 Antibiotic Resistance
11 General Topics
Target Audience
Public health doctors and clinicians, parasitologists, entomologists, veterinarians, researchers and university students in the field of tropical infectious diseases, pest control operators and interested private industries.