Programme NCOH Science Café 2018

Date: 20 November 2018
Location: Utrecht - Olympos

NCOH Science Café 2018

13.00 - 13.15 Registration 
13.15 - 13.30

Prof. Jeroen den Hertog
Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences

Update NCOH
Prof. Dick Heederik
Chair NCOH Executive Board

13.30 - 14.00
Microbial mode of action: Watching bacteria dying
Prof. Leendert Hamoen - Amsterdam 
Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences
University of Amsterdam




NCOH themes: post doc and PhD talks - YOUNG NCOH 

  • Emerging Infectious Diseases Preparedness (EID)
    Zika virus pathogenesis
    Barry Rockx - Erasmus MC
  • Smart and Healthy Farming (SHF)
    Effects of a high dose of zinc in the feed as a model intervention on the microbiota composition, intestinal function in the small intestine and systemic metabolic changes in piglets
    Kar Soumya (Sam) - Wageningen University & Research
  • Healthy Wildlife and Ecosystems (HWE)
    Do bats share their viruses with cats and humans in the Netherlands?
    Lineke Begeman - Erasmus MC
  • Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)
    Extended-Spectrum Cephalosporin-Resistant Salmonella enterica in the Colombian Poultry Chain
    Aldert Zomer - Utrecht University
15.00 - 15.30

Prudent use of antimicrobials in animals: the global challenge
Prof. Jaap Wagenaar

University Utrecht - Veterinary Medicine

15.30 - 16.15 Networking break
16.15 - 17.00

Selected post doc and PhD pitches (8) - YOUNG NCOH

Metronidazole resistance in Clostridium difficile
Bastian Hornung - Leiden UMC

Controlled human malaria infection model for testing vaccines
Jona Walk - Radboud UMC

Controlled human malaria infections model for malaria transmission
Isaie Reuling - Radboud UMC

Kinetic characterization of a newly discovered FRI-like carbapenemase
Kamal Tehrani - University Utrecht

Shuni virus: an emerging arbovirus with zoonotic potential
Judith Oymans - Wageningen Bioveterinary Research

Antimicrobial resistance in Staphylococcus pseudintermedius from humans and dogs
Alice Wegener - University Utrecht

Fungi for one health: the quest for new compounds
Jelmer Hoeksma - KNAW

Functional consequences of the gut microbiome and resistome dynamics
Paul Stege - Utrecht UMC

17.00 - 18.00 Drinks & Bites


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