Upcoming Events

Event: WSPID Journal Club – February 2024
Presenter: Dr. Gabrielle Obeng -Koranteng (Ghana)
Co-Presenter/mentor: Dr. Joycelyn Assimeng Dame (Ghana)
Date: 29 February 2024 at 16:00 CET
Venue: Zoom
Event: WSPID Workshop: Pediatric Dengue Vaccination Dialogues
Date: 19 March 2024 at 13:00 CET
Venue: Zoom
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Past events
Event: WSPID Webinar: Tackling Tuberculosis: Advancing Strategies for Treatment and Prevention
Speakers: Prof. Brian Eley and Prof. Ben Marais
Moderators: Dr. Alicia Chang and Dr. Phoebe Williams
Date: 31 January 2024 at 12:00 CET
Venue: Zoom
Event: Journal Club December 2023 – Routine HIV Testing and Counseling related to maternal HIV
SpeakersDr. Maria Lelis Palmares and Prof. Thanyawee Puthanakit (Mentor)
ModeratorsSuvaporn Anugulreungkit and Linny Kimly Phuong
Date: 13 December 2023 at 11:00 CET
Venue: Zoom
Event: WSPID October Journal Club: Neonatal Sepsis & UTI
Presenter: Dr. José Castillo (Mexico)
Co-Presenter/mentor: Dr. Abiel Mascarenas (Mexico)
Article: Washahi, M., Miron, D., Steinberg Ben Zeev, Z., Chayen, G., & Jacob, R. (2023). High Rates of ESBL-producing and Gentamycin-resistant Gram-negative Bacteria During the First Week of Life: A Multicenter Cross-sectional Study Among Infants Younger Than 2 Months With Urinary Tract Infection. The Pediatric infectious disease journal, 42(9), 750–753. https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000003977
Date: 25 October 2023 at 10:00 EDT
Venue: Zoom
Event: Antimicrobial Stewardship: Setting Sail on Best Practices to Optimize Treatments
Speakers: Dr. Rona El Feghaly and Dr. Daniele Dona
Moderators: Dr. Danilo Buonsenso and Dr. Anna Markowich
Date: 16 October 2023 at 13:00 CEST
Venue: Zoom
Event: WSPID Webinar – Challenges of childhood TB diagnosis: finding the missing cases in high-burden settings
Speakers: Prof. Regina Oladokun Dr. Watsamon Jantarabenjakul
Moderators: Prof. Mark Cotton and Assistent Prof. Piyarat Suntarattiwong
Venue: Zoom
Date: 27 September 2023
Event: WSPID Journal Club – August 2023
Presenter: Dr. Sandra Castejon (USA)
Co-Presenter/mentor: Dr. Diego Hijano (USA)
Article: Can I go home now? The safety and efficacy of a new UK paediatric febrile neutropenia protocol for risk-stratified early discharge on oral antibiotics. Arch Dis Child. 2023 Mar;108(3):192-197. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2021-323254. Epub 2022 Dec 12. PMID: 36600323; PMCID: PMC9985710.
Authors: Jackson TJ, Napper R, Haeusler GM, Pizer B, Bate J, Grundy RG, Samarasinghe S, Angelini P, Ball-Gamble A, Phillips B, Morgan JE.
Venue: Zoom
Date: 29 August 2023
Event: Management & Prevention challenges in bacterial meningitis and viral encephalitis. A Compelling Case Study from South-East Asia
Venue: Zoom
Date: 26 July 2023