NOR-KLEB-NET 2nd Workshop

Sommerøy Arctic Hotel (Tromsø), August 21-23 2019
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Wednesday August 21st

ca 15.00: Transport to Sommerøy from the Tromsø airport/university/city centre (More information to be announced)

ca 16:00: Arrival Sommerøya – find your rooms and relax/network...

18.00 – 19.00: Kick-off lecture

Sylvain Brisse: “All you should know about Kp

19.30: Dinner
Thursday August 22nd

Kp ecology and AMR in a One Health perspective

9:00 – 10:00 Update - Kp research in Norway: human sector

NOR-KLEB (T7, NORM and NORKAB, 20 min each)

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee

10:30 – 11:30 Update – Kp research in Norway: veterinary and environmental sector

NVI/NORM-VET, NMBU and IMR (20 min each)

11:30 – 12:00 Presentation of new partners

Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO) (15 min)

University of Bergen (UiB) (15 min)

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch

13:00 – 15:00 Update/new Kp research international collaborators (30 min each)

Kat Holt: “What is new in global Kp epidemiology?”

Jose Bengoechea: “What is new in the pathogenesis of Kp?”

Anni-Maria Ormala-Odegrip: “Phages – the solution to MDR Kp?”

Discussion / Questions (30 min)

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee

15:30 – 16:30 Invited speakers (30 min each)

Francesco Comandatore: "Spark and Skynet: two projects to characterize Kp in Northern Italy"

Linus Sandgren: “All what we know and do not know about the plasmidome of Kp”

16:30- 17:00 Summary/Discussion

17:00 – 19:00 Social activities (hiking, swimming...)

19.30: Dinner
Friday August 23rd

09.00 – 10.00 Presentations by other participants (20 min each)

Kelly Wyres – title to be announced

Jane Hawkey – title to be announced

Nina Langeland: “The molecular epidemiology of ESBL-producing Kp in children in Tanzania”

10:00 Coffee - and find a group

10.00 – 11.30 Discussions in smaller groups

Sylvain: The ecology of Kp in a One Health perspective

Kat: Metagenomics - possibilities and challengesd

Jose: How to study Kp pathogenesis

Christian / Anni: Phage therapy – how to select the perfect cocktail

11:30 – 12:00 Summary/Discussion in plenum

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch and farewell

13.15:Transport from Sommerøy to the airport/city centre

If you have any questions about this event, please contact us.