CDC, the American Society for Microbiology, the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, the Association of Public Health Laboratories, and the World Health Organization will cosponsor the Fifth International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, March 19-22, 2006, at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. The conference will explore current research, surveillance, and prevention and control programs addressing all aspects of emerging infectious diseases. Attendance is limited to 2,500 participants.
The conference will include general and plenary sessions, symposia, panels of speakers, oral and poster presentations, and exhibits. The deadline for submitting abstracts for presentations is December 2, 2005. Abstracts should address new, reemerging, or drug-resistant infectious diseases that affect human health. The deadline for late-breaker abstracts is February 1, 2006.
Information about abstract submission is available at http://www.iceid.org/abstractsubmission.htm. Registration information is available at http://www.iceid.org and by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Fifth International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases. JAMA. 2005;294(24):3082. doi:10.1001/jama.294.24.3082-b