PRISM International Conference 20th-24th August 2018, Palm Cove Queensland

 

PRISM International Conference

20th-24th August 2018
Alamanda Palm Cove Boutique Hotel
1 Veivers Road
Palm Cove QLD 4879

                     

Summary

This conference will bring together experts from various disciplines and backgrounds under the 4 PRISM themes: Immunisation, Respiratory Viruses, Emerging Infectious Diseases and New Methods for Simulation and Modelling. More information on our consortium, our staff and focus can be found on our website.

The aim of our conference is to strengthen local and regional networks and provide a platform to share strengths and capabilities as well as explore new avenues to pursue in the context of Methods and Applied Mathematics.

The Conference will take place over 4 days with the 2 days of the main conference targeted towards researchers engaged in infectious diseases modelling, Epidemiologists, clinicians and public health professionals who make use of outputs from these models and who wish to hear about the latest research:

Day 1 – Arrivals and Registrations

Day 2 – Policy workshop (target audience)

Day 3 – Conference

Day 4 – Conference

Day 5 – Technical workshops

More information on the Confirmed Invited Speakers can be found on the draft program linked here.

How to register

Registrations and abstract submissions will open in February and a link with further details will be provided via email notification. We encourage those that are interested in attending to notify us at prism-contact@unimelb.edu.au by the 16th of February 2018 5pm Australian Eastern Standard Time. We ask you confirm your interest this early in order to secure venue arrangements. Please also mention if you are interested in part of or all of the conference (i.e. Days 3 and 4 or Days 3,4 and 5)

Contributed talks

There will be scope for contributed talks and you will have the opportunity to submit abstracts when registering your attendance.
For further information or if you have any questions, please send your query to our central contact address:

prism-contact@unimelb.edu.au.