Infectious Diseases II

Tuesday 9.6.2015, Ståhlberg
Chair: Birgitta Evengård, Umeå University, Sweden
Co-Chair: Yalda Jafari, Government of Northwest Territories, Canada
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16:00 Gounder Prabhu Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA Summary of Current Viral Hepatitis Surveillance, Treatment, and Prevention Programs in Arctic Countries
16:15 McMahon Brian Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, USA New Prospects for Hepatitis C Treatment and New WHO Guidelines for the Management of Hepatitis B and C
16:30 Osiowy Carla National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada Serological and Molecular Epidemiological Outcomes after Two Decades of Universal Infant Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) Vaccination in Nunavut, Canada
16:45 Simons-Petrusa Brenna Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, USA Preliminary association of hepatitis B-specific, immune-mediated inflammatory responses with chronic hepatitis B disease activity
16:50 Jafari Yalda Government of Northwest Territories, Canada Network analysis of chlamydia and gonorrhea in the Northwest Territories, 2014
17:05 Bjorn-Mortensen Karen Staten Serum Institut, Denmark Tuberculosis outbreak in East Greenland. Groups at risk in an isolated arctic setting