About ICEID

The International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases was first convened in 1998; ICEID 2015 marks its ninth occurrence. The conference brings together public health professionals to encourage the exchange of scientific and public health information on global emerging infectious disease issues. The program will include plenary and panel sessions with invited speakers as well as oral and poster presentations on emerging infections. Major topics to be included are current work on surveillance, epidemiology, research, communication and training, bioterrorism, and preventions and control of emerging infectious diseases, both in the United States and abroad.

Major subjects to be covered include:

  • Antimicrobial Resistance
  • Bioterrorism and Preparedness
  • Foodborne and Waterborne Illnesses
  • Global Health
  • Molecular Diagnostics and Epidemiology
  • Nosocomial Infections
  • Socio-economic and Political Factors
  • Vectorborne Diseases
  • Zoonotic Diseases

 

Important Dates
Abstract Submission Deadline - Monday, March 23, 2015
Late-Breaker Abstract Submission Opens - June 19, 2015
Late-Breaker Abstract Submission Deadline - July 7, 2015
Advance Registration Deadline - Friday, July 31, 2015
Hotel Reservation Deadline - July 31, 2015

 

Committees