Event Schedule

4th Annual Lyme Disease in the Era of Precision Medicine Conference

October 19th, 2019

8:30AM9:00AM9:30AM10:00AM10:30AM11:00AM11:30AM12:00PM12:30PM1:00PM1:30PM2:00PM2:30PM3:00PM3:30PM4:00PM4:30PM5:00PM
The Main Stage
Downstairs Hall
Downstairs Lobby
The Main Stage
8:15AM-8:50AM
Registration open.

Breakfast served

8:50AM-9:00AM
Opening Introduction, Savi Glowe.
9:00AM-9:30AM
State of the Art

Dr. Neil Spector

9:30AM-9:50AM
Translational Discovery QA

Dr. Joel Dudley & Dr. Neil Spector

9:55AM-10:10AM
Disulfiram (Tetraethylthiuram Disulfide) in the Treatment of Lyme Disease and Babesiosis: Report of Experience in Three Cases

Kenneth B. Liegner

10:10AM-10:25AM
Effect of Dapsone alone and in combination with intracellular antibiotics against the resistant morphological forms of Borrelia burgdorferi

Richard Horowitz

10:25AM-10:40AM
Associations between time to Lyme disease treatment and persistent symptoms, post treatment Lyme disease syndrome, and perception of being cured

Annemarie G. Hirsch

10:45AM-11:15AM
Morning Highlight Speaker

Crystal Barnwell

Break
11:50AM-12:20PM
Pathogen Switching in Lyme Disease

Kim Lewis

12:30PM-1:00PM
Robust B Cell Responses Predict Rapid Resolution of Lyme Disease

William Robinson

Lunch Break
1:30PM-2:00PM
Discussion on Functional Medicine

Andrew Petersen & Suruchi Chandra

2:05PM-2:40PM
Panel: Global Connections & Learning from Other Diseases
2:45PM-3:00PM
Musical Performance by Jesse Ruben
3:00PM-3:45PM
Conference Spotlight

Policy Initiatives for Tickborne Disease Prevention and Control

3:50PM-4:05PM
Global Perspective in Lyme Disease, The Lyme Trials Story in Image
4:10PM-4:50PM
International Panel: Lyme Disease Impacts on Global Health
4:50PM-5:00PM
Closing Remaks, Savi Glowe
Downstairs Hall
11:50AM-12:15PM
Diagnostics: Lightning Talks

Stephanie Gervasi & Zachary S. Ballard

12:15AM-1:00PM
Lab Talk

Erol Fikrig & researchers from Yale University working in Lyme Disease Vaccines

1:00PM-1:50PM
Connectivity Lunch

Wana founder, Evan Golub along with members of Project Lyme & Generation Lyme

Downstairs Lobby
11:50AM-1:00PM
Special Topic Discussion: Care Models for Mothers and Children

Phyllis Bedford, Crystal Barnwell and Sue Faber

Lunch Break

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