- Preliminary Programme precise times may change -

NCOH Annual Scientific Meeting

30 May 2024, Amsterdam UMC | location AMC

Microbiology, food, and our changing climate: Consequences, challenges and solutions

 

Host: Constance Schultsz (Amsterdam UMC)

 

9:30 Registration and coffee
10:00 Welcome
10:05

Update from NCOH Executive Board - Annemarie Rebel (Chair NCOH Executive Board | Wageningen University & Research)

10:25

One Health approach to infectious diseases in a rapidly changing world - Thijs Kuiken (Erasmus MC)

10:55

Deploying Wolbachia for elimination of dengue as a public health problem - Cameron Simmons (Monash University, Melbourne, Australia)

11:30

Innovative strategies to prevent Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases - Joppe Hovius
(Amsterdam UMC)

11:50

Update from Young NCOH - by Britt Coenen (Chair Young NOCH | University of Groningen)

12:00

PhD Pitches (round 1)

12:30 Lunch break
13:30

PhD Pitches (round 2)

14:00 Microbiomes as engines of health and sustainability - Fabrice DeClerck (EAT)
14:30

Insects as feed and food: economic and safety aspects - Ine van der Fels
(Wageningen University & Research)

15:00 Tea Break
15:30

The Holomicrobiome Initiative; tapping into the potential of the microbiome to solve societal challenges - Hilde Herrema (the Holomicrobiome initiative | Amsterdam UMC)

15:50 Best Pitch award
Wrap up - Constance Schultsz
16:00 Activity - moderated by Young NCOH
16:30 Drinks and small bites
18:00 End