4th Annual International Remote Conference: February 9-10, 2019

October 9 2018

BSI will be hosting the 4th Annual International Remote Conference: Science & Society on February 9-10, 2019. Interested undergraduate and graduate students, as well as health professional trainees, are invited to submit Abstracts related to the topics below for either oral or poster presentation. Topics span from basic/fundamental research to translational work and population health.

Abstract submission is now open. The abstract submission deadline is November 30, 2018.

Registration & Abstract Submission
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Conference Participants 2019 (by Institute Location)

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: 51.752000, -1.257900
Ife Osun, Nigeria: 7.481360, 4.551410
Toronto, Canada: 43.654000, -79.387200
London, UK: 51.507300, -0.127647
Poznan, Poland: 52.408300, 16.933500
Ogbomosho, Nigeria: 8.133000, 4.250000
Delhi, India: 28.651700, 77.221900
Primavera do Leste, Brazil: -15.098700, -54.219600
Belo Horizonte, Brazil: -19.922700, -43.945100
Abraka, Nigeria: 5.783330, 6.100000
Bathinda, India: 30.208100, 74.948500
Lucknow, India: 26.838100, 80.934600
Kimberley, South Africa: -28.730600, 24.755500
Kingston, Canada: 44.230700, -76.481300
Lahore, Pakistan: 31.519600, 74.326300
Nairobi, Kenya: -1.294840, 36.865900
Aracatuba, Brazil: -21.208000, -50.439000
Bauchi, Nigeria: 10.314800, 9.845440
Duque de Caxias, Brazil: -22.789600, -43.309900
Ekiti, Nigeria: 7.623250, 5.222740
Mseno, Kenya: -0.007522, 34.599800
Accra, Ghana: 5.560010, -0.205744
Cape Town, South Africa: -33.929000, 18.417400
Casablanca, Morocco: 33.595100, -7.618780
Sagamu, Nigeria: 6.847720, 3.644060
Tumbes, Peru: -3.570790, -80.459600
Kumasi, Ghana: 6.698080, -1.623040
Florencia, Colombia: 1.615870, -75.614300
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: 9.010790, 38.761300
Calgary, Canada: 51.053400, -114.063000
Srinagar, India: 34.074700, 74.820400
Algiers, Algeria: 36.775300, 3.060060
Tirana, Albanaia: 41.327900, 19.818500
Alexandria, Egypt: 31.199000, 29.894400
Cluj, Romania: 46.769300, 23.590100
Tunis, Tunisia: 36.800100, 10.184800
Iasi, Romania: 47.161500, 27.584100
Jerusalem: 31.779100, 35.216700
Athens, Greece: 37.984100, 23.728000
Bahawalpur, Pakistan: 29.394600, 71.663900
Srinagar, India: 34.074700, 74.820400
Loum, Cameroon: 4.720990, 9.722440
Buea, Cameroon: 4.156820, 9.231580
Yaounde, Cameroon: 3.928310, 11.521600
Khartoum, Soudan: 15.593300, 32.535600
St. Louis, USA: 38.627300, -90.197900
Ede Osogbo, Nigeria: 7.779170, 4.553890
Lublin, Poland: 51.250600, 22.570100
Najaf, Iraq: 32.001000, 44.330000
Dublin, Ireland: 53.349800, -6.260270
Ismailia, Egypt: 30.604400, 32.277100
Kigali, Rwanda: -1.950850, 30.061500
Varanasi, India: 25.335600, 83.007600
Rongo, Kenya: -0.757661, 34.603600
Kampala, Uganda: 0.317714, 32.581400
Kabul, Afghanistan: 34.526000, 69.177600
Mbeya, Tanzania: -8.906510, 33.468700
Edinburgh, Scotland: 55.949600, -3.190240
Mohammedia, Morocco: 33.695800, -7.389330
Sylhet, Bangladesh: 24.899200, 91.868500
Lagos, Nigeria: 6.455060, 3.394180
Montreal, Canada: 45.497200, -73.610400
Arequipa, Peru: -16.398900, -71.537000
Tangier, Morocco: 35.777100, -5.803790
Sao Paulo, Brazil: -23.550700, -46.633400
Bethesda, USA: 38.984800, -77.094600
Lviv, Ukraine: 49.842000, 24.031600
Zaporizhzhya, Ukraine: 47.154700, 35.735400
Nijmegen, Netherlands: 51.842700, 5.863470
Giza, Egypt: 30.017000, 31.213500
Cauro, Egypt: 30.048800, 31.243700
Pretoria, South Africa: -25.745900, 28.187900
Dnipro, Ukraine: 48.467900, 34.998800
Buffalo, USA: 42.886700, -78.878400
Buenos Aires, Argentina: -34.607600, -58.437100
Waltham, MA: 42.375600, -71.235900
Giza, Egypt: 30.017000, 31.213500
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: -6.816080, 39.280400
6th of October, Egypt: 29.972300, 30.940900
Kyiv, Ukraine: 50.450100, 30.524100
Franca, Brazil: -20.538200, -47.401000
Boston, USA: 42.360200, -71.058300
Pittsburgh, USA: 40.441700, -79.990100
Almaty, Kazakhstan: 43.236400, 76.945700
Kigali, Rwanda: -1.950850, 30.061500
Maragheh, Iran: 37.391700, 46.239800
Mumbai, India: 18.938800, 72.835300
Irvine, California: 33.685700, -117.826000
Lima, Peru: -12.062100, -77.036500
Funchal, Portugal: 32.649600, -16.908700
Londrina, Brazil: -23.311300, -51.159500
Oceanside, USA: 33.195900, -117.379000
La Rioja, Argentina: -29.412700, -66.855900
Eldoret, Kenya: 0.519833, 35.271500
London, Canada: 42.988600, -81.246600
Juja, Kenya: -1.103220, 37.010900
Kayes, Mali: 14.443400, -11.437900
Chuncheon, South Korea: 37.881100, 127.730000
Burayu, Ethiopia: 9.035970, 38.660800
Cotonou, Benin: 6.367700, 2.425250
Córdoba, Argentina: -31.417300, -64.183300
Abeokuta, Nigeria: 7.161000, 3.348000
Cambridge, USA: 42.375000, -71.105700
Helsinki, Finland: 60.167400, 24.942600
MBour, Senegal: 14.411800, -16.965700
Stellenbosch, South Africa: -33.934400, 18.869200
Enschede, The Netherlands: 52.217900, 6.893600
Pietermaritzburg, South Africa: -29.600000, 30.378900
Maseru, Lesotho: -29.310100, 27.478200
Bloemfonetin, South Africa: -29.116400, 26.215500
Abomey-Calavi, Benin: 6.453860, 2.354250
Lubumbashi, South Africa: -11.664200, 27.482600
Arusha, Tanzania: -3.366960, 36.691600
Kaskelen, Kazakhstan: 43.202300, 76.624600
Cincinnati, USA: 39.101500, -84.512500

Keynotes

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Dr. Stephanie Dougan, Assistant Professor, Cancer Immunology and Virology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, USA.

        Generating immunity to recalcitrant cancers

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Dr. Thumbi Ndung’u, Deputy Director, Africa Health Research Institute, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

        Prospects and challenges of HIV functional cure following treatment of acute infection

Dr. Dana Philpott, Professor, Department of Immunology, University of Toronto, Canada.

        The gut microbiome regulates immunity

Dr. Eleanor M. Riley, Director, Roslin Institute, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.

Malaria and salmonella: it’s a neutrophil problem

Sponsors

Janice Wright LLB