Opening and importance of the knowledge about the emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases.


Main opening ceremony. Aspects of the burden of emerging and re-emerging infectious disease, their health policy management and general aspects that could favour the appearance and maintenance of infectious diseases in Mexico.


  • Opening Ceremony
  • Introduction to the Newton Programme
  • The burden of emerging and re-emerging infectious disease (burden; health inequalities; mortality, morbidity and co-morbidities)
  • Health Policy in management of emerging infectious diseases (social and economic factors, inequality; Public Health and responsibility of the state)
  • Public Engagement Lecture (s) - Infectious Disease the Burden and Responsibility we share - Speaker on ID and Ancient Civiisations¬†

AMRDxC Activities for ECRs:

Creativity/ Project development

Dr. Raoul Fournier Main Lecture Hall



One strategy for active participation of assistants to the workshop is the presentation of their research or studies related with the topic of the workshop. The abstract and its corresponden poster will be presented in english language. They have to present their poster under specific format as dimensions (90 cm x 90 cm), as a previous submission of their abstract during their registration (350 words that includes title, authors, institutional address and email contact) and final decision of the academic committee after the abstract evaluation and classification under the selected topic. The deadline of the abstract submission will be in October 23th.