Global Health Research and Development and the Hidden Burden of Neglected Tropical Diseases in Texas
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Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
|Forum:||9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cullen Auditorium and Rayzor Lounge, Roy and Lillie Cullen Building, 1 Baylor Plaza
|Reception:||3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Trevisio Restaurant and Conference Center, 6550 Bertner St
Parking is available all day at the Trevisio Restaurant on Bertner Street for event attendees. Please make sure to validate with Trevisio.
|9:00 a.m.||-||9:30 a.m.||Breakfast|
|9:30 a.m.||-||9:45 a.m.||
|9:45 a.m.||-||10:30 a.m.||Plenary lecture: Fifty years of global health in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Texas
Joseph McCormick, MD, Regional Dean, University of Texas, Brownsville
|10:30 a.m.||-||12:10 p.m.||Panel Discussion: Landscape of Neglected Diseases in Texas and Mesoamerica|
|12:10 p.m.||-||1:00 p.m.||Lunch|
|1:00 p.m.||-||1:40 p.m.||
Lunchtime Plenary Lecture: From NTD treatment to prevention: The path towards vaccine introduction in the Americas
|1:40 p.m.||-||2:30 p.m.||
Panel Discussion: New Tools and the Strategies for Their Development: Partnerships, Funding, and Texas Research
|2:30 p.m.||-||3:00 p.m.||
|3:15 p.m.||-||4:30 p.m.||Reception at Trevisio Restaurant hosted in collaboration with Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine|