VII International Congress on Lyme Borreliosis (San Francisco)

James Herrington, MPH, CHES JXH7 at CIDVBI1.EM.CDC.GOV
Thu Mar 21 22:18:12 EST 1996


LYME DISEASE SCIENTIFIC CONGRESS ANNOUNCEMENT
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The VII International Congress on Lyme Borreliosis promises to be a valuable and informative venue for the
exchange of scientific information and progress in research on Lyme disease.  The Congress will be held June 16-21,
1996 at The Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco, California.

Eight scientific topics on Lyme disease will be presented at the five-day conference during plenary, concurrent, and
poster sessions:

* Ecology
* Prevention & Control
* Surveillance & Epidemiology
* Clinical Manifestations, Case Series & Treatment
* Laboratory Diagnosis
* Pathogenesis of Lyme disease
* Biology & Genetics
* Vaccines & Immunology

Registration fees (includes opening reception, coffee breaks, banquet, and admittance to all scientific presentations)
Prior to April 15th             $450/person
After April 15th                   500
Student rate                          250
Accompanying person         150 (reception and banquet only)
Exhibitors                        $1000 (includes pipe and drape walls, ID sign, one table, and two chairs)

Special lodging rates are available at the historic Fairmont Hotel, Atop Nob Hill, 950 Mason Street, San Francisco,
California 94108;  telephone:  (800) 527-4727;  (415) 772-5137.  Reservations must be made directly with The
Fairmont by May 14th to obtain the following special rates.   Identify yourself as a VII International Congress on
Lyme Borreliosis participant.   Conference rates will be valid for two days before and two days after the Congress.
Main building standard     $140 (single/double)
Main building deluxe          160 (single/double)
Tower city  view                 180 (single/double)
Tower bay view                  200 (single/double)

For more information, please contact:

Mary Ellen Fernandez
Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
tel: (970) 221-6426
fax: (970) 221-6476
email: meg2 at cidvbi1.em.cdc.gov




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