Dear colleagues!


We invite you to take part in the Republican Scientific-Practical Conference «Vector-borne and other zoonotic infections

Date: 23-24 May, 2013

Venue: Almaty, City Clinical Hospital of Infectious Diseases named after I.S.Zhekenova (conference room).

The main theme of the conference — clinical, diagnostic and epidemiological aspects of the current vector-borne and other zoonotic infections in Kazakhstan, implementation of new methods of diagnostics, treatment and prevention into clinical practice.

The Conference will be attended by experts from universities, research centers, practical health care organizations and sanitary-epidemiological services of Kazakhstan.

Key issues planned for discussion at the conference:

  1. Clinical and pathogenetic aspects of vector-borne and other zoonotic infections.
  2. Epidemiology and prevention of vector-borne and other zoonotic infections.
  3. Diagnostics and treatment of vector-borne and other zoonotic infections.
  4. Innovative methods of teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
  5.  Disinfection and disinfestation.

Official languages​​: Kazakh, Russian.

Abstracts and articles are acceptable. Abstracts and articles will be published in the journal «Quarantine and Zoonotic infections in Kazakhstan

The deadline for submission of abstracts and articles — 15 May 2013.

We ask you to submit the application form and send in the registration card before April 24, 2013. Requirements for articles and abstracts preparation, application form (Appendix 1.2).

Address: Almaty, Baizakov street 295. Clinical Hospital of Infectious Diseases named after I.S. Zhekenova (conference room).

Facilitators: Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, KazNMU named after S.D. Asfendiyarov, NPC for sanitary and epidemiologic expertise and monitoring under KZ MoH.

Facilitator can send a formal invitation to the organization, stating the name and surname of the  participant.

Responsible persons: Professor Amangul Kuandykovna Duisenova, Head of Department,. (E-mail: [email protected]), Associate Professor Ravilya Aytmagambetovna Egemberdieva (E-mail: [email protected]).

Contact tel/fax: 8-727-275 04 57 (department),

We ask you to submit a list of participants and specify if you need lodgment booking in «Aliya» Hotel. Travel and accommodation of participants shall be covered by travel expenses paid at the place of work of the participant.