51st Annual Meeting of the Austrian Society of Tropical Medicine, Parasitology and Migration Medicine (ÖGTPM)

16th to 18th November 2017, Linz, Austria.

The motto of the conference will be “IT goes tropics” to emphasize the important role of modern media and methods in our field.

The scientific program will cover a diversity of topics, including parasitology, tropical medicine, microbiology and travel medicine and will give researchers the opportunity to present their latest scientific results.

The meeting is open for submission of presentations in any aspect of tropical medicine, parasitology and migration medicine. And we particularly encourage young researchers and scientists to submit their work. Additionally we will visit the „deep space“ in the „ars electronica center“ for an amazing journey.

Main topics:

  • IT in Tropical Medicine
  • Travel Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases
  • “Rare Parasites” (Lunch symposium in German)
  • Veterinary Parasitology
  • Vectors and Vector-borne Diseases in Europe
  • “Diagnoses of Parasites” (Lunch symposium in German)
  • Interactive Tropical/Travel Medicine Quiz (in German)


General Information

Date: 16th to 18th November 2017

Schlossberg 1

Programme and Fees: For more information on the programme and fees klick here.


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Published in GI-Mail 09/2017 (German edition). Sign up for GI-Mail here.  

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