A one-week course dedicated to postgraduate and continuing medical education. The programme covers a broad range of topics in clinical microbiology and infectious diseases and will interest young MDs at the end of their specialty training as well as biologists, pharmacists, PhD students and postdoctoral fellows working in the infection field.
Christoph Lange, Borstel, Germany
Laurent Poirel, Fribourg, Switzerland
Bernd Salzberger, Regensburg, Germany
The organizers of the 16th ESCMID Summer School will apply for European CME accreditation through EACCME.

Speakers


Murat Akova, Ankara, Turkey
Aase Bengaard Andersen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Peter Chiodini, London, United Kingdom
Rika Draenert, Munich, Germany
Stefan Ehlers, Borstel, Germany
Anna Färnert, Stockholm, Sweden
Alexander W. Friedrich, Groningen, Netherlands
Günar Günther, Windhoek, Namibia
Katharina Kranzer, Borstel, Germany
Christoph Lange, Borstel, Germany
Jean-Yves Madec, Lyon, France
David Ong, Utrecht, Netherlands
Dorothea Orth-Hoeller, Innsbruck, Austria
Jean-Michel Pawlotsky, Creteil, France
Laurent Poirel, Fribourg, Switzerland
Mario Poljak, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Céline Pulcini, Nancy, France
Siegbert Rieg, Freiburg, Germany
Jesús Rodríguez-Baño, Seville, Spain
Jan Rupp, Lübeck, Germany
Bernd Salzberger, Regensburg, Germany
Maurizio Sanguinetti, Rome, Italy
Ulrich Schaible, Borstel, Germany
Stefan Schmiedel, Hamburg, Germany
Harald Seifert, Cologne, Germany
Martina Sester, Homburg, Germany
Erko Stackebrandt, Braunschweig, Germany
Hans-Jürgen Stellbrink, Hamburg, Germany
Evelina Tacconelli, Tübingen, Germany
Jakko Van Ingen, Nijmegen, Netherlands
Tobias Welte, Hannover, Germany
Sebastian Wicha, Hamburg, Germany
Annelies Zinkernagel, Zurich, Switzerland

Contact Person (Scientific Programme)

Christoph Lange
Leibniz-Zentrum für Medizin und Biowissenschaften
Klinische Infektiologie
Parkallee 35
23845 Borstel
Germany
+49 4537 1883320
clange@fz-borstel.de

Administrative Secretariat

Thomas Greif
ESCMID Executive Office
Education Manager
P.O. Box 214
4010 Basel
Switzerland
+41 61 508 01 54
thomas.greif@escmid.org

Accommodation Details

Vitalia Seehotel
Am Kurpark 3
23795 Bad Segeberg
Germany
www.vitaliaseehotel.de
+49 4551 8028
info@vitaliaseehotel.de

Venue Info

Event Map
Venue Details
Forschungszentrum Borstel
Parkallee 35, 23845 Borstel
Germany
Phone: +49 4537 1883320

Saturday, 1 July 2017

04:01 - 03:59
Arrivals

Sunday, 2 July 2017

08:00 - 08:45
Registration
08:45 - 09:15
ESCMID lecture
Speaker(s): Mario Poljak
09:15 - 09:30
The Trainee Association of ESCMID (TAE): a network of young professionals
Speaker(s): David Ong
09:30 - 09:45
ESCMID Summer School presentation
Speaker(s): Evelina Tacconelli
09:45 - 10:00
Welcome
Speaker(s): Stefan Ehlers
Speaker(s): Christoph Lange
Speaker(s): Laurent Poirel
Speaker(s): Bernd Salzberger
Speaker(s): Ulrich Schaible
10:00 - 10:45
Opening lecture: ongoing revolution in clinical microbiology: current status and future perspectives
Speaker(s): Mario Poljak
10:45 - 11:15
Coffee break
11:15 - 12:00
Pathogenesis of Gram-positive bacteria: clues for therapy
Speaker(s): Annelies Zinkernagel
12:00 - 12:45
Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and endocarditis – current problems and solutions (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Siegbert Rieg
12:45 - 13:30
Community-acquired pneumonia (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Tobias Welte
13:30 - 14:30
Lunch
14:30 - 16:30
Student presentations (two parallel panels)
Chairperson(s): Mario Poljak
Chairperson(s): Evelina Tacconelli
16:30 - 17:00
Coffee break
20:00 - 23:00
Evening: BBQ in the Manor House garden

Monday, 3 July 2017

09:00 - 09:45
New antibiotics and non-antibiotic therapies for multidrug-resistant Gram-negatives
Speaker(s): Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
09:45 - 10:30
Resistance to polymyxins: mechanisms, detection, recent emerging issues
Speaker(s): Laurent Poirel
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 11:45
The role of the microbiome for infectious diseases
Speaker(s): Maurizio Sanguinetti
11:45 - 12:30
Antibiotic stewardship – current challenges and developments
Speaker(s): Céline Pulcini
12:30 - 13:15
A year in review in infectious diseases and clinical microbiology
Speaker(s): Harald Seifert
13:15 - 14:15
Lunch
14:15 - 16:15
Student presentations (two parallel panels)
Chairperson(s): Maurizio Sanguinetti
Chairperson(s): Harald Seifert
16:15 - 16:45
Coffee break
20:00 - 22:00
Visit to Lübeck and Hansemuseum (dinner)

Tuesday, 4 July 2017

09:00 - 09:45
Drug-resistant tuberculosis at times of migration (including clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Christoph Lange
09:45 - 10:30
Live: infectious diseases ward round at Katutura Hospital, Windhoek, Namibia
Speaker(s): Günar Günther
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 11:45
Infections with non-tuberculous mycobacteria (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Jakko Van Ingen
11:45 - 12:30
Management of chlamydial infections (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Jan Rupp
12:30 - 13:15
PK/PD for difficult-to-treat bacteria - what is the role?
Speaker(s): Sebastian Wicha
13:15 - 14:15
Lunch
14:15 - 16:15
Student presentations (two parallel panels)
Chairperson(s): Katharina Kranzer
Chairperson(s): Sebastian Wicha
16:15 - 16:45
Coffee break
20:00 - 22:00
Visit to Hamburg harbour (boat dinner)

Wednesday, 5 July 2017

09:00 - 09:45
The art of writing a manuscript
Speaker(s): Céline Pulcini
09:45 - 10:30
Antibiotic drug resistance in environmental microorganisms
Speaker(s): Jean-Yves Madec
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 11:45
Diagnostic stewardship: an integral approach for microbiological diagnostics
Speaker(s): Alexander W. Friedrich
11:45 - 12:30
Malaria
Speaker(s): Anna Färnert
12:30 - 13:15
Management of invasive fungal infections in haematologic malignancies
Speaker(s): Murat Akova
13:15 - 14:15
Lunch
14:15 - 16:15
Student presentations (two parallel panels)
Chairperson(s): Céline Pulcini
Chairperson(s): Ulrich Schaible
17:00 - 22:00
Free afternoon/evening – optional visit to Noctalis, Bad Segeberg

Thursday, 6 July 2017

09:00 - 09:45
Biologicals – an ever growing plethora of opportunities for infectious agents (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Bernd Salzberger
09:45 - 10:30
Management of HIV infection (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Rika Draenert
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 11:45
Is prevention of HIV possible (early treatment and preparation)?
Speaker(s): Hans-Jürgen Stellbrink
11:45 - 12:30
Current problems in the management of Hepatitis B and C infection (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Jean-Michel Pawlotsky
12:30 - 13:15
Influenza - prevention and management of infections (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Bernd Salzberger
13:15 - 14:15
Lunch
14:15 - 16:15
Student presentations (two parallel panels)
Chairperson(s): Bernd Salzberger
Chairperson(s): Stefan Schmiedel
16:15 - 16:45
Coffee break
20:00 - 22:00
Dinner at Paradiso (Weede), Karl-May open-air Bad Segeberg

Friday, 7 July 2017

09:00 - 09:45
Jeopardy
Speaker(s): Christoph Lange
09:45 - 10:30
Prevention management of CMV infections in the stem cell and solid organ transplant patient (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Martina Sester
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 11:45
Management of Clostridium difficile infections (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Dorothea Orth-Hoeller
11:45 - 12:30
Parasitic infections in immunocompromised hosts (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Peter Chiodini
12:30 - 13:15
A taxonomic life between between Scylla and Charybdis
Speaker(s): Erko Stackebrandt
13:15 - 14:15
Lunch
14:15 - 16:15
Student presentations (two parallel panels)
Chairperson(s): Aase Bengaard Andersen
Chairperson(s): Martina Sester
16:15 - 17:00
Evaluation
Speaker(s): Christoph Lange
Speaker(s): Laurent Poirel
Speaker(s): Bernd Salzberger
20:00 - 22:00
BBQ in the Manor House garden, farewell party

Saturday, 8 July 2017

00:01 - 23:59
Departures

05-May-2017
07-Jun-2017
750
850
1050
1150
The fee covers the course, educational material, seven nights in a single room in the Vitalia Seehotel (1-8 July 2017), breakfast, lunches, coffee breaks, social events, daily bus transfers from the hotel-venue-hotel in the morning/evening, as well as the transfer from Hamburg airport to the venue and back on the first respectively last day of the event. Additional nights need to be booked directly with the hotel.
To apply for the ESCMID Summer School 2017, please register online. As part of the application we request to send a short letter explaining your professional situation and motivation for attending the Summer School and a brief CV. In addition, each participant is requested to submit a short description of an educational case or your research project for presentation and discussion during the Summer School. Applications are accepted until 7 June 2017 - for late application check with the administrative secretariat.
Participants are requested to submit a case or their research project as part of the application for attending the 16th ESCMID Summer School. All participants will present their cases or research project during the course. The case/research project should come from the professional experience of the applicant, be of practical relevance and have some educational value. The description should not exceed 2500 characters.
31-Mar-2017
14-Apr-2017