1. Health Data Initiative Forum - AM Session (June 9, 2011)

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    • Day 2: 8AM - Lyme and Other Tick-Borne Diseases Workshop

      02:21:41

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      Dr. Lonnie King made opening comments that summarized the discussions on day 1 and introduced day 2. Drs Ulrike Munderloh, Tom Schwan, Howard Ginsberg, Edward Breitschwerdt, and James Oliver discussed emerging infectious diseases, the role of tick-biology in disease, and host-vector interactions.

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      • Day 1: 8AM - 10:05AM - Lyme and Other Tick-Borne Diseases Workshop

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        Dr. Lonnie King, committee chair, welcomes participants to the workshop. Dr. Richard Ostfeld discusses a systems approach to understanding tick-borne diseases, and Drs. Gary Wormser and Benjamin Luft examine issues in the surveillance, spectrum, and burden of tick-borne diseases.

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        • Day 2: 3:05PM - Lyme and Other Tick-Borne Diseases Workshop

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          Drs. Jere McBride and Wendy Brown discussed opportunities for vaccines for tick-borne diseases. Drs Paul Mead and Jose Roibero discussed other prevention strategies for tick-borne diseases.

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          • Day 1: 10:20AM - 12:25PM - Lyme and Other Tick-Borne Diseases Workshop

            02:01:08

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            Dr. Peter Krause discussed surveillance needs for Babesiosis, Dr. Stephen Dumler discussed Ehrlichia & Anaplasma, Dr Jennifer McQuiston discussed spectrum of disease and spatial clustering of Rickettsia. Drs. Stephen Dumler, Peter Krause, Benjamin Luft, Jennifer McQuiston, and Gary Wormser broadly discussed tick-borne diseases and co-infection.

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            • Day 2: 10:30 AM - Lyme and Other Tick-Borne Diseases Workshop

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              Drs Janis Weiss, Linda Bockenstedt, Steven Norris, and Stephen Barthold discussed pathogenesis of Lyme disease and the persistence of infection in animal models.

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              • Engaging Diasporas in Europe for Development

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                In this Migration Policy Institute Europe event in Brussels, the co-author of a diaspora engagement handbook published by the Migration Policy Institute (MPI) and International Organization for Migration (IOM), Kathleen Newland (00:00:01), leads a discussion on the newly released book entitled "Developing a Road Map for Engaging Diasporas in Development." Panelists are: Frank Laczko, Head of Research and Publications, IOM (00:03:54); handbook co-author Dovelyn Agunias, a policy and research analyst for both MPI and IOM (00:08:44); Eva Åkerman-Börje, Swedish Ambassador for the Global Forum on Migration and Development (00:20:10); Rodrigo Ballester, Policy Officer, Directorate-General for Home Affairs, European Commission (00:34:39); Santo Deng, President, Board of the Diaspora Forum for Development (00:54:25). For more information on visit www.thediasporahandbook.org For more information, visit www.MPIEurope.org

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                • MPI/IOM Panel Discussion & Asia-Pacific Launch of Developing a Road Map for Engaging Diasporas in Development

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                  This joint Migration Policy Institute (MPI) and International Organization for Migration (IOM) event convenes a discussion with Andrew Bruce, Regional Director, IOM (00:00:07); Dr. Noppawan Tanpipat, Vice President, National Science and Technology Development Agency (00:37:46); Todd Cleaver, Deputy Head of Mission, New Zealand Embassy Bangkok, Thailand (00:25:26); Dovelyn Rannveig Agunias, Regional Research Officer, IOM, and Policy Analyst (00:15:25); and Kathleen Newland, Director of MPI’s Migrants, Migration, and Development program (00:04:00). Download the handbook or order a hard copy at http://www.thediasporahandbook.org.

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