The Center for Geographic Medicine and Tropical Diseases, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center,
Tel Hashomer, Israel


Eli Schwartz

Associate Director, Center for Infection and Immunity;

Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 

New York, NY, USA

Thomas Briese

Senior Expert Emerging and Vector-borne Diseases,

Surveillance and Response Support Unit,

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC),

Solna, Sweden

Celine Gossner

Emeritus Professor,

Programme in Emerging Infectious Diseases

Duke-NUS Medical School,


Duane J. Gubler

Director of the Department of Clinical Microbiology, 

Sheba Medical Center,

Tel Hashomer, Israel

Natan Keller

CEO, Chairman of the Board, 
Atheric Pharmaceutical,


Robert W. Malone

Médecin Biologiste, HDR; Director of the Diagnosis Laboratory; Director of the Emerging Infectious Disease Unit, Papeete, Institut Louis Malardé, Tahiti, French Polynesia

Didier Musso

Tropical Medicine,

Institute of Clinical Medicine
Aarhus University, Denmark
& Department of Infectious Diseases,
The Royal Hospital,
Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

Eskild Petersen

Microcephaly Epidemic Research Group, Instituto de Pesquisa Aggeu Magalhaes, Fiocruz Pernambuco, 

Recife, Brazil

Celina Turchi-Martelli

Professor, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine,

London, UK

Consultant, WHO Initiative for Vaccine Research

Annelies Wilder-Smith

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Corey Casper

Chair, Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine; Head, Center for Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, Division of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam,

The Netherlands

Martin P. Grobusch

Group Leader: Immunology of Human Pregnancy, Centre de physiopathologie de Toulouse Purpan, INSERM U1043 – CNRS UMR5282 – Université Toulouse III,CHU Purpan, Toulouse, France

Nabila Jabrane-Ferrat

Chief; Diagnostic and Reference Laboratory, Arbovirus Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), Fort Collins, Colorado, USA

Robert S. Lanciotti

Professor of Epidemiology; 

Director, Infectious Disease Epidemiology Certificate Program, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA

Stephen S. Morse

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Piero Olliaro

Pathology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, United States

Editor, Springer Global Maternal and Child Health Series: Medical, Anthropological and Public Health Perspectives

David Alan Schwarts

Director, Instituto Evandro Chagas, SVS/Ministry of Health; Director, PAHO/WHO CC for Arbovirus Research & Diagnostic Reference, Department of Arbovirology and Hemorrhagic Fevers, Evandro Chagas Institute, Ministry of Health, Brazil

Pedro F.C. Vasconcelos

Weizmann Institute of Science,

Rehovot, Israel


Silvio D. Pitlik


The Secretariat will be happy to assist you with any additional information. 

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