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Selected opportunities across Cambridge and beyond with an interdisciplinary focus related/valuable to infectious diseases researchers.     

16-20 Jul

AMR Short Course: AMR: a multidisciplinary approach at LSTHM 16-20 Jul. This course equips delegates with the knowledge, conceptual frameworks and tools necessary to understand and respond to the complex threat of Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR). Fee deadline: 1 June 2018 £1,500.

7–11 June 2018.

ASM Microbe 2018 (Atlanta, USA). Connecting scientists with their science–showcases the best microbial sciences in the world, and provides a one-of-a-kind forum to explore the complete spectrum of microbiology from basic science to translation and application.

07 Jun

Food Futures (Part 2) Global Food Security IRC event at  the Gillespie Centre, Clare College, Cambridge Jun 07, 2018 12:30 PM

11-13 Jun

Genomic Epidemiology of Malaria at the Wellcome Genome Campus. Deadlines: Early bird discount 20 Mar | Bursary 3 Apr | Abstract 17 Apr | Registration 15 May ££

14 Jun

RESIST | Do we know enough for antibiotic resistance modelling to inform decision-making? A workshop @LSTHM. Registration is now open and free, but mandatory as places are limited.

19-20 Jun

19 - 20 June 2018, Murray Edwards College, Cambridge
Theme: Bench to Bedside: An inter-disciplinary approach to maternal and newborn health

18-20 Jun

Virus Genomics and Evolution at the Wellcome Genome Campus. 
Deadlines: Early bird discount 24 Apr | Bursary 10 Apr | Abstract 24 Apr | Registration 22 May££

23-25 Jun

Biotech and Healthcare Venture Creation Weekend

This weekend is for students, postdocs, scientists and researchers working on emerging technologies and innovations in Biotech or Healthcare who are interested in learning how to translate their ideas into ventures as part of a startup team. £

26-27 Jun 

Mapping Morality in Global Health

Co-organized by Freya Jephcott, Cambridge Infectious Diseases. CRASSH, Alison Richard Building, Cambridge. Registration still open. £

28 Jun

CSaP Annual Conference. CSaP Annual Conference: expertise, trust and public policy.  The Royal Society, London 09:30 - 17:30 followed by drinks and networking 

Keynote speaker: Patrick Vallance, Government Chief Scientific Adviser The conference will bring together philosophers, psychologists, statisticians, climate scientists and technology experts with policy makers to discuss a range of topics such as behaviour change; advanced manufacturing; data science, and communicating uncertainty.

For more information, including a list of confirmed speakers, please visit the conference page on our website.

To book your place at the conference, please click here. £

28-29 Jun

Post Colonial Ecologies in the Global South: Explorations at the Culture/Nature Interface. 

This will be the first major event held by the Consortium for the Interdisciplinary Study of the Global South.

24-28 Jun

Membrane Fusion in Health and Diseases

Robinson College, Cambridge  EMBO workshop Organized by Yorgo Modis, Cambridge Infectious Diseases. TRAVEL GRANTS A limited number of travel grants are available for participants.  ££

04 Jul

Stem New Ambassadors induction: Cambridge


LMB IGBMC- Graduate Life Sciences Symposium

15-18 Aug

Ecohealth 2018

7th Congress of the International Association of Ecology and Health Cali, Colombia. August 15th to 18th 2018 Abstract Submission and Scholarship Application Deadline: March 4, 2018

29-30 Aug

One Health, Many Perspectives: Emerging Research from LMICs

Post Graduate & Early Career Researcher Symposium | 29-30th August 2018 | Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine.

Abstracts should be sent to: by no later than Monday 30th of April 2018.

16 Nov

CID Annual Meeting of Minds, Save the date.