NordTick konferanse 2016

på pinneIn 2016, The Norwegian Tick Research Network (NorTick) has joined the Swedish tick research network SNÄFF (Sveriges NÄtverk av Fästing Forskare) – arranging NordTick – a Nordic conference on Ticks and Tick-borne diseases that will bring together the leading scientists of that field in Norway, Denmark, Sweden and Finland.

The 2016 conference will consist of four scientific sessions covering different aspects of tick-borne diseases.

  1. Tick biology and ecology.
  2. Borrelia – microbiology, clinics (diagnostics, treatment, prevention), pathogenisis
  3. Other tick-borne baceterial pathogens and parasites (e.g. Anaplasma, Rickettsia, Neoerlichia, Babesia)
  4. TBEV and other tick-borne viruses.

Registrations for NordTick 2016 will open early Autumn.  All participants are encouraged to submit contributions to the conference, either for oral presentation or poster. There will be key note lectures, short oral presentations and posters. The conference language is English.

About the venue

220px-Swedish_castle_ÖrenäsThe conference will be arranged at Örenäs Castle beautiful located close to Öresund, between Helsingborg and Landskrona.

The conference fee includes fullboard accomodation in shared double room or single room. Read more about Örenäs Castle.


Conference programme

February 2

10:00-12:00 Arrival and registration

12:00-13:00 Lunch

13:00-14:30 Session I, part I

14:30-15:00 Coffee break

15:00-17:00 Session I, part II

17:00 End of day

18:15  Bus transfer to Höganäs Saluhall

19:00  Welcome reception at Höganäs Saluhall

22:30  Bus transer to Örenäs Castle

February 3

08:30-10:00  Session II part I

10:00-10:30  Coffee break

10:30-12:00  Session II part II

12:00-13:00  Lunch

13:00-15:00  Session II, part III

15:00-15:30  Coffee break

15:30-17:00  Session II part IV

17:00             End of day

18:30             Dinner at Örenäs Castle

February 4

08:30-10:00  Session III, part I

10:00-10:30  Coffee break

10:30-12:00 Session III, part I, end of conference

12:00-           Lunch and departure


More information?

Stefan Wengelin

Email: stefan, Mobile; +46 703 422 138

Scientific program

Professor Per-Eric Lindgren, University of Linköping/County Hospital Ryhov