CDC's National Center for Infectious Diseases, the Council of State
and Territorial Epidemiologists, the American Society for Microbiology, and
the World Health Organization will cosponsor the International Conference
on Emerging Infectious Diseases February 29–March 3, 2004, at the Marriott
Marquis Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. The conference will explore the most current
research, surveillance, and prevention and control programs addressing all
aspects of emerging infectious diseases. Attendance is limited to 2500 participants.
The conference will include general and plenary sessions, symposia,
panels of speakers, presentations on emerging infections activities, oral
and poster presentations, and exhibits. The deadline for abstract submission
for presentations is November 14, 2003. Information about submitting abstracts
is available at http://www.iceid.org/abssub.asp. Abstracts should
address new, reemerging, or drug-resistant infectious diseases that affect
human health. The deadline for late-breaker abstracts is January 16, 2004.
Registration information is available at http://www.iceid.org and
at http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod and by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or at email@example.com.
International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases. JAMA. 2003;290(20):2658. doi:10.1001/jama.290.20.2658