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Changes in Human Ecology and Behavior: Effects on Infectious Diseases

Organized by Bernard Roizman

September 27-28, 1993
Washington, DC

September 27
President NAS, Welcome Address

Bernard Roizman Sc.D., University of Chicago, Introductory Remarks to the Colloquium

Session One: Emerging and Changing Pathogens: New Problems
James M. Hughes, M.D., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chair

Working Parents: the impact of daycare and breast feeding on cytomegalovirus infections in offspring
Sergio Stagno, M.D., University of Alabama School of Medicine

Hepatitis Viruses: the changing patterns of human disease
Robert H. Purcell, M.D., National Institutes of Health

Evolution of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis
Michael D. Iseman, M.D., National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine

Lyme Disease: a growing threat to urban populations
Allen C. Steere, M.D., Tufts University School of Medicine

Session Two
Robert M. Chanock, National Institutes of Health, Chair

Drug Resistance in Malaria
Louis H. Miller, Ph.D., National Institutes of Health

Population Migration and the Spread of HIV-1 and HIV-2
Thomas C. Quinn, M.D., National Institutes of Health and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

The Emergence of Diarrheal Disease including Cholera
Myron M. Levine, M.D., D.T.P.H., Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Acquired Infections: diseases with increasingly limited therapies
Morton N. Swartz, M.D., Mass. General Hospital and Harvard Medical School Hospital

Dengue: The threat to developing and developed countries
Thomas P. Monath, M.D., OraVax, Inc. & Harvard School of Public Health

September 28

Session Three: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
John La Montagne, Ph.D., National Institutes of Health, Chair

Overview: the dimensions of the problem
Judith N. Wasserheit, M.D., M.P.H., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Immunopathogenic Mechanisms of HIV Infection
Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., National Institutes of Health

Biology and Control of Papillomavirus infections
Douglas R. Lowy, M.D., National Institutes of Health

Bacterial Infections (Syphilis, Gonorrhea, Chlamydia)
King K. Holmes, M.D., Ph.D., University of Washington

Session Four
Bernard Roizman Sc.D., University of Chicago, Chair

Epidemiology and Control of Herpes Simplex Virus Infections
Richard J. Whitley, M.D., University of Alabama School of Medicine

New Human Herpesvirus pathogens
Niza Frenkel, Ph.D., TelAviv University

Prospectives for Vaccination Against Bacterial Sexually Transmitted Diseases
P. Fredrick Sparling, M.D., The university of North Carolina School of Medicine

The Quest for Life Long Protection By Vaccination
Walter R. Dowdle. Ph.D., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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