The Coalition in the ASTMH and COR-NTD Annual Meetings

Chagas Coalition together with their members will hold sessions, symposiums and posters in the Annual meetings of the American Society of Tropical Medicine (ASTMH) and Coalition for Operational Research on NTDs (COR-NTD).

03 noviembre 2017 - 09 noviembre 2017

The Baltimore Convention Center Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Participation of Chagas Global Coalition and its members: 


ASTMH annual meeting (5-9 November)


Immigration and Chagas Disease:Barriers to Access to Treatment and New Challenges in the U.S., Europe, and Latin America Session # 159, November 8 th , 1:45-3:30 pm, Room 341-2.

Chair: Sheba Meymandi, Director Center of Excellence for Chagas Disease at Olive View-UCLA Medical Center. Speakers: Peter Hotez, Baylor University;  Joaquim Gascon, Institut de Salut Global, Barcelona, Maria Aparecida Shikanai-Yasuda, University of São Paulo, Brazil and Colin Forsyth, DNDi and CECD.

Poster Session A:

Strategies for improving the control of Chagas disease in Catalonia (Spain). A multiple Criteria Decision Analysis. Monday, November 6, 2017, Noon - 1:45 pm


COR-NTD (3-4 November)    

A Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis Approach to Scaling up Healthcare for Chagas Disease.

Breakout Session 2E, Saturday 4th of November from 9 a.m to 12.

Session Chairs: Gurram Gospal, Illinois Institute of Technology and Silvia Moriana, Chagas Disease Global Coalition