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NCOH-AMR symposium

We would like to invite you for the next NCOH-AMR symposium of Tuesday January 31st, 2017. This time the meeting will take place in Leiden UMC.

Albinusdreef 2
2333 ZA Leiden
Collegezaal 4 (you can follow route number 762 when entering the LUMC)

The program of the day

Time Title Speaker
13.00-13.10 Opening
LUMC participation in NCOH
Ed Kuijper, LUMC
13.00-13.10 Updates from NCOH Marc Bonten, UMCU
13.10-13.30 Profiling the gut resistome Willem van Schaik, UMCU
13.30-13.50 The gut microbiome in sepsis Joost Wiersinga, AMC
14.00-14.20 Reducing Vancomycin resistance Lizah van der Aart, UL
14.20-15.00 Break
15.00-15.20 Addressing Antibiotic Resistance: New Strategies for Targeting Bacterial Cell Wall Synthesis Nathaniel Martin, UU
15.20-15.40 A computer assisted decision support system to optimize antibiotic stewardship Hassna Akhloufi, EMC
15.40-16.00 Biosecurity and hygiene interventions: a modeller’s view Mart de Jong, WUR
16.00-16.20 Post-influenza invasive aspergillosis: immune defects and immunotherapeutic perspectives Frank van der Veerdonk, Radboud UMC
16.20-16.30 Closing remarks
16.30-18.00 Drinks


In addition to the researchers already involved in NCOH-AMR, the symposium is also open for PhD students and other interested researchers. We kindly ask you to register for the meeting as the number of participants is limited. Participation is first-come, first-served.

Please register at:

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If you have any further questions about the meeting, do not hesitate to contact Bregje van Stipdonk.