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The Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit (IDEU) is a newly formed unit within Oxford Population Health:

Researchers working within the IDEU are focused on bacterial, viral and parasitic diseases that are major causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. The overarching aim of the IDEU is to produce internationally recognised research that leads to improved global health. One of the ways we can do this is by forging new research collaborations with other investigators, both within and external to the department. We are also keen to define associations between infectious and non-infectious diseases, building on specific strengths within Oxford Population Health.

The first workshop to showcase the IDEU will be held on Friday 16 September 2022 in the Big Data Institute/Oxford Population Health Building. There will be plenty of time for discussion and networking. The meeting will be in-person but will be recorded and available online after the workshop.

The workshop is open to staff and students from the University of Oxford. Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis, so please register to ensure your place.

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10-00-10.10 Welcome and introduction Angela Brueggemann
10.10-10.30 Bacterial genomic epidemiology, diagnostics, population genetics, bacteriocins, bacteriophages Danny Wilson
10.30-10.50 David Eyre
10.50-11.10 Angela Brueggemann
11.10-11.30 Q&A and discussion David Eyre
11.30-12.00 Coffee break  
12.00-12.20

Schistosomiasis and prospective cohorts in sub-Saharan Africa

Goylette Chami
12.20-12.40 Clinical trials Leon Peto
12.40-13.00

HIV: global molecular epidemiology and pregnancy outcomes

Joris Hemelaar
13.00-13.20 Q&A and discussion Joris Hemelaar
13.20-14.00 Lunch  
14.00-14.20 China Kadoorie Biobank and infectious disease research Zhengming Chen
14.20-14.40 UK Biobank and infectious disease research Naomi Allen
14.40-15.00 Q&A and discussion, closing remarks Rory Collins
15.00-16.00 Coffee break, informal discussions  

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Tuesday, 07 February 2023, 1pm to 2pm @ Richard Doll Lecture Theatre, Richard Doll Building, Old Road Campus, OX3 7LF

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Tuesday, 14 February 2023, 11am to 12.30pm @ Big Data Institute, Lower Ground Seminar Room 1, Oxford Population Heath, University of Oxford

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Tuesday, 14 February 2023, 1pm to 2pm @ Richard Doll Lecture Theatre, Richard Doll Building, Old Road Campus, OX3 7LF

Infectious Disease Seminar Series: Informing on Neisseria gonorrhoeae treatment and management through pathogen genomics

Monday, 20 February 2023, 1pm to 2pm @ BDI Seminar Room LG 0-1, Old Road Campus, Headington, OX3 7LF