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DIAGNOSTIC PARASITOLOGY II:
BLOODBORNE & TISSUE PARASITES
SEPTEMBER 20 —23, 2016 • CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION • ATLANTA, GA
Blood and tissue parasite infections remain an ongoing potential public health threat. The nation's blood supply is at risk as it has been documented that
Trypanosoma cruzi, and
Leishmania spp. can be acquired through contaminated blood products in addition to other well-known transmission modes. Conditions associated with human filariasis have significant impact on the physical health, economic well-being, and quality of life of infected persons. During this three and one-half day, hands-on workshop, faculty from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will instruct participants in how to detect and identify blood and tissue organisms. Lectures and hands-on laboratory exercises will target
Babesia spp., microfilariae,
Leishmania spp., and
APPLICATION & REGISTRATION
- FREE REGISTRATION
Application Deadline: June 6, 2016
- The preliminary application is to be completed
- If you are unable to complete the application online, notify Karen Ching at 404-498-6403 or email
- Only completed applications received by the deadline will be considered.
- Participants will be selected according to the applicants' job description, experience, and responsibilities.
- Notification of acceptance status will be sent via email by June 10, 2016.
QUESTIONS? Please contact Karen Ching at 404-498-6403 or email
SAVE THE DATES
Arthropod Ectoparasites 6/22-24/2016
Diagnostic Parasitology II: Bloodborne & Tissue Parasites 9/20-23/2016
Application materials will be available soon. Contact Karen Ching at 404.498.6403 or
firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.