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Day 1
February 24, 2021
10:30 am

Symposium Overview

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24 February
Time:  10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Victor Nizet

Title of the talk​

Symposium Overview

11:00 am

Bacteriophage Therapeutics: Back to the Future

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24 February
Time:  11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Robert Schooley

Title of the talk​

Bacteriophage Therapeutics: Back to the Future

11:30 am

Infection & innate immunity

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24 February
Time:  11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Matt Cooper

Title of the talk​

Infection & innate immunity

12:00 pm

Break

24 February
Time:  12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: 
1:30 pm

Student Session : BioX & BioPRESS

24 February
Time:  1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: 

“Inviting innovative ideas against microwars.” Wondering how to bring out the trailblazer in you? Here is the chance! We bring you an amazing opportunity to display your original research presentation based on the theme: “Antimicrobial Resistance - The Race of the Century.” A presentation based on tackling “Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)” and your findings are open! Time to let your thoughts and creativity flow spontaneously!
Event is open for Postgraduate students and Research scholars.
BioX
BioPRESS

3:00 pm

GARDP - Filling gaps that others do not

Dr. Laura Piddock
24 February
Time:  3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Laura Piddock

Title of the talk​

GARDP - Filling gaps that others do not

3:30 pm

International clinical trial networks for AMR research

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24 February
Time:  3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Chibuzor Uchea

Title of the talk​

International clinical trial networks for AMR research

4:00 pm

Persisting staphylococcal infections

Dr. Annelies Zinkernagel
24 February
Time:  4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: 

Title of the talk​

Persisting staphylococcal infections

4:30 pm

Tomography of Salmonella in-vivo persistence during antimicrobial chemotherapy identifies actionable host contributions

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24 February
Time:  4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Speaker:  Dr. Dirk Bumann

Title of the talk​

Tomography of Salmonella in-vivo persistence during antimicrobial chemotherapy identifies actionable host contributions

Day 2
February 25, 2021
9:00 am

The Future of Antibiotics and Resistance

Dr. Brad Spellberg
25 February
Time:  9:00 am - 9:30 am
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Brad Spellberg

Title of the talk​

The Future of Antibiotics and Resistance

9:30 am

Alternatives to antibiotics for multidrug resistant infections.

University of British Columbia, Canada
25 February
Time:  9:30 am - 10:00 am
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Robert Hancock

Title of the talk​

Alternatives to antibiotics for multidrug resistant infections.

10:00 am

Using ionophores to break antibiotic resistance

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25 February
Time:  10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Mark Walker

Title of the talk​

Using ionophores to break antibiotic resistance

10:30 am

Abrupt Emergence of the Superbug Superclones

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25 February
Time:  10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: 

Title of the talk​

Abrupt Emergence of the Superbug Superclones

11:00 am

Higher-order Interactions in Antibiotics

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25 February
Time:  11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Pamela Yeh

Title of the talk​

Higher-order Interactions in Antibiotics

11:30 am

Streptococcus pneumoniae: From nasopharyngeal colonizer to intracellular pathogen

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25 February
Time:  11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: 

Title of the talk​

Streptococcus pneumoniae: From nasopharyngeal colonizer to intracellular pathogen

12:00 pm

Break

25 February
Time:  12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: 
1:00 pm

Student Session : Oral Presentation (BioX)

25 February
Time:  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: 

“Inviting innovative ideas against microwars.” Wondering how to bring out the trailblazer in you? Here is the chance! We bring you an amazing opportunity to display your original research presentation based on the theme: “Antimicrobial Resistance - The Race of the Century.” A presentation based on tackling “Antimicrobial Resistance...
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Day 3
February 26, 2021
9:00 am

Repurposing FDA-Approved Drugs and Natural Cell Membranes vs. Antibiotic-Resistant Pathogens and Sepsis

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26 February
Time:  9:00 am - 9:30 am
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Victor Nizet

Title of the talk​

Repurposing FDA-Approved Drugs and Natural Cell Membranes vs. Antibiotic-Resistant Pathogens and Sepsis

9:30 am

Host conditions determine the bacterial aggregation mechanisms producing antibiotic tolerance

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26 February
Time:  9:30 am - 10:00 am
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Pradeep Singh

Title of the talk​

Host conditions determine the bacterial aggregation mechanisms producing antibiotic tolerance

10:00 am

Antimicrobial Resistance: Indian Scenario.

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26 February
Time:  10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Anil Kumar

Title of the talk​

Antimicrobial Resistance: Indian Scenario.

10:30 am

Mechanisms of Persistent Enterococcus faecalis Biofilm-Associated Infection

Dr. Kimberly Kline
26 February
Time:  10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Kimberly Kline

Title of the talk​

Mechanisms of Persistent Enterococcus faecalis Biofilm-Associated Infection

11:00 am

Genomics of Extensively Drug Resistant Enteric Bacterial Pathogens Isolated from India

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26 February
Time:  11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Bhabatosh Das

Title of the talk​

Genomics of Extensively Drug Resistant Enteric Bacterial Pathogens Isolated from India

11:30 am

Economics of Antibiotic Stewardship or State AMR Containment Policy (Private Public Partnership)

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26 February
Time:  11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: 
Speaker:  Dr. Sanjeev Singh

Title of the talk​

Economics of Antibiotic Stewardship or State AMR Containment Policy (Private Public Partnership)

12:00 pm

Break

26 February
Time:  12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: 
1:00 pm

Student Session : Moonshot

26 February
Time:  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: 

A platform to pitch in fresh innovative ideas aiming to arm ourselves in the battle of “Man vs Microbes” – Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR). Prove your talent and knowledge by coming up with your most creative ideas; show it off to the world by presenting it to a panel of Masterminds who will evaluate your work. The...
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3:00 pm

Student Session : Quizophile

26 February
Time:  3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: 

Do you consider yourself as a science enthusiast? Do you think your knowledge would be valued globally? Would you like to test all that out? Then you’re at the right place! This online quiz event is a great opportunity provided to each one of you to match...
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