Archive 2006

1st International Vilnius Course “Update in Pediatric Respiratory Tract Infections” took place on 15-16 of May 2006 in Vilnius, Lithuania

The course was organized in association with European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases and European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.

The following speakers and moderators have attended the meeting:

  • Giuseppe Cornaglia, ESCMID President Elect, Associate Professor of Microbiology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
  • Ron Dagan, ESPID President, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Beer-Sheva, Beer-Sheva, Israel
  • Regina Emuzyte, EAACI Board Member, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Susanna Esposito, ESPID Board Member, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
  • Javier Garau, ESCMID Education Officer, Jefe Departamento de Medicina, Hospital Mutua de Terrassa, Terrassa, Barcellona, Spain
  • Margreta Ieven, Clinical Microbiology, University Hospital UIA, Antwerp, Belgium
  • Irena Narkeviciute, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Albert D.M.E. Ostheraus, Professor of Virology, Head Virology Department, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Heikki Peltola, ESPID member, Professor of Infectious Diseases, Head Pediatric Infectious Diseases, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
  • Nicola Principi, Professor of Pediatrics, Head Institute of Pediatrics, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
  • Elena Suciliene, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Vytautas Usonis, ESPID Board Member, Professor of Pediatrics, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Arunas Valiulis, Professor of Pediatrics, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania

In total meeting was attended by 67 participants: 54 delegates and 13 speakers and moderators. The delegates came from different countries: Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine, Slovenia, Belarus, Russia, and Australia.