2nd International Zika Virus Conference & Workshop to Be Held in Washington, DC, March 29-31

Emergency Preparedness Leaders, National and Local Vector Control Officials, Healthcare Providers Public and Private sector. Partners will have access to ZIKV experts from around the world to address the issues of continued planning for the possibility of a more severe outbreak of ZIKV this summer.

WASHINGTON--()--The 2nd International Zika Virus Conference (iZIKVc) is set to take place in Washington, DC on March 29-30, 2017, followed by all-day hands-on workshop on the 31st, Nordtree officials announced today. The event will be held at the Hilton Washington Dulles Airport Hotel in Herndon, Virginia, just outside of Washington, DC. The event is a follow up on the successful primary installment that has gathered a panel of experts to expound on the newest findings and solutions about the Zika virus.

To further prepare for the possibility of a more severe ZIKV outbreak, each day of the conference will offer papers on a wide range of topics including:

  • Preparing Community Strategies
  • Local Partnership and Participation
  • Emergency Response and Hospital/Healthcare Coordination
  • Prevention Education Efforts and Risk Communication
  • Microcephaly and Neurological Disorders
  • Travel-Related Cases
  • Aedes mosquitoes

Over 20 breakout sessions will be offered addressing a wide range of issues, including:

  • Recommendations for Local Vector Control Agencies
  • Recommendations for Local Health Departments
  • Recommended Actions for Local Vector Control Agencies
  • Recommended Actions for Local Health Departments
  • ZIKV, Pregnancy & Birth Defects
  • Lessons Learned During Dengue Outbreaks in the U.S.
  • ZIKV
  • Transmission
  • Prevention & Education Strategies

And many more...

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Registration:

The 3-day event is open to all interested governmental agencies, organizations, and businesses from all countries. To register, call us at 703-745-5412, or register online at https://www.nordtree.com/registration/

Those interested in making presentations related to the Zika virus or ZIKV risk-based preparedness & response, please contact our research department through info@nordtree.com.

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About Nordtree:

The 2nd International Zika Virus Conference is organized by Nordtree, an international specialist in public health and emergency planning events and disaster recovery conferences.

For expedited registration and other information, contact 703-745-5412. To learn more about the latest conference developments, please visit: https://www.nordtree.com/

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Conference Agenda & Registration Information:

https://nordtree.com/my-account/

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Contacts

Nordtree
Conference Contact:
Sara Gonzalez
703-745-5412
or
Media Contact:
Grace Simon
Media Relations
media@nordtree.com

Contacts

Nordtree
Conference Contact:
Sara Gonzalez
703-745-5412
or
Media Contact:
Grace Simon
Media Relations
media@nordtree.com