NOR-KLEB-NET Workshop

Utstein Kloster Hotell (Stavanger), May 2-4 2018
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Wednesday May 2nd

12.00 – 13.00: Lunch (steering committee and precourse participants)

13.00 – 15.00: Precourse: Basics in bioinformatics and Klebsiella pneumoniae genomics

Marit Hetland & Kelly Wyres

15.00 – 15.30: Coffee / arrival all participants

15.30 – 17.30: The knowns and unknowns in Klebsiella pneumoniae population genomics (part 1)

Sylvain Brisse: K. pneumoniae - from population biology to genomic epidemiology (45 min + 15 min)

Kat Holt: K. pneumoniae - global population genomics (45 min + 15 min)

Chairs: Ørjan Samuelsen and Iren Löhr

18.00 – 19.00: A walk on the green island of Mosterøy

19.30: Dinner at Utstein Kloster Hotell
Thursday May 3rd

08:30 – 09:30 The knowns and unknowns in K. pneumoniae population genomics (part 2)

Kelly Wyres: Comparative genomic evolution of K. pneumoniae clones (45 min + 15 min)

Chairs: Aasmund Fostervold and Cecilie Svanevik

09:30 – 10:00 Coffee

10:00 – 12:00 The knowns and unknowns in K. pneumoniae pathogenesis, infection, antimicrobial resistance and treatment

J. Bengoechea: The current understanding of K. pneumoniae pathophysiology in the context of the host-microbe interactions (45 min + 15 min)

Christian Giske: Challenges in AMR K. pneumoniae infections and treatment (45 min + 15 min)

Chairs: Arnfinn Sundsfjord and Kat Holt

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch

13:00 – 15:00 What happens in K. pneumoniae research in Norway?

Human sector: NOR-KLEB (T7, NORM and NORKAB) (45 + 15 min discussion)

Vet. sector: NVI/NORM-VET + NMBU + IMR (45 + 15 min discussion)

Chairs: Gunnar S. Simonsen and Marianne Sunde

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee

15:30 – 16:30 Funding opportunities for K. pneumoniae research (EU and others)

Kristin Andersen, The Research Council of Norway

Anne Hjelle, Head of research, Stavanger University Hospital

16:30- 17:30 Summary/Discussion in plenum

Parallel: NORKAB group meeting (Aasmund Fostervold and Niclas Raffelsberger)

18:30 – 19:30 Guided tour Utstein Kloster

19.30: Dinner at Utstein Kloster
Friday May 4th

09:00 – 10:30 Discussions in smaller groups

Parallel: Continue NORKAB group meeting

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee

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

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch and farewell

13:00 – 14:00 Meeting in the steering committee

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