Frequent questions

Does the event have any cost?

No, the event is free.

Does the event will be conducted in english language?

Yes, however, during the main days of the event (22 to 24 november; 3 days), the School of Medicine is offering the service of simultaneous traduction.

How is the registration made?

Registration is at https://workshop.webunam.mx/es/user/register

Will you provide certified of attendance at the event?

Yes, certified of attendance and participation will be granted if the assistance is during the main days of the event (22 to 24 november; 3 days).

Which professionals could attend to the event?

The event is addressed to all researchers and students related to health related with infectious diseases as physicians, chemists, veterinarians, biologists and all those other professionals as social scientists, engineers and antrophologists that have any kind of interest in the development of pathogen detection systems or medical treatment.

Is there any possibility to present a poster and what are the guidelines?

Yes, all the poster presentations (90 cm x 90 cm) could be granted by a certified and they will presented along the event for sharing and discussion with experts. There is not cost for presentation of the poster, however, it is necessary to submit an abstract (350 words that includes title, authors, institutional address and email contact) during the registration for evaluation and decision under which topic will be presented. The deadline of the poster submission will be in October 23th.

Is there any possibility for participating in the AMRDxC event along the workshop?

Only those qualified researchers or specialists could be accepted for this event (PhD more than 10 years, medical specialists with almost 4 years of preparation). They have to participate in all the workshop (5 days). Early career researchers awarded their PhD not more than 10 years ago, or equivalent level of experience or early career clinicians (foundation doctors and registrars) with a demonstrable interest in infectious diseases and global health. Applications are invited from eligible individuals based in Mexico and other Latin American countries.
Applications from Mexico to participate in the workshop are now invited, and should be submitted electronically to Dr. Javier Ambrosio (coordinvestmyp@yahoo.com.mx) 30th September 2017,17h Mex.
Applications should consist of a two page curriculum vitae and a one page letter of motivation, making the case for attendance and what the applicant feels they can bring to such a gathering. Documents should be submitted in PDF format, with all documents in one PDF package sent by email to the address above, with the phrase "Mitigating Emerging Infection Workshop Application” in the subject. Applications will be judged on the strength of CV and covering letter; applicants will be notified if they are successful by 16th October 2017

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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.

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