International Lyme And Associated Diseases Society
Leaders in Lyme Disease Education and Training

Program Schedule

Paul W. Ewald, PhD
Friday, November 4th, 2016
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM: Plenary Session
Models of Resistance in Persistent Chronic Infection
Friday, November 4th, 2016
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM: Breakout Session C - Beyond Basics: Resistance in Stealth Pathogens - Moderator: Christine L. Green, MD
2:15 - 3:00 pm - Population Level Resistance in the Evolutionary Environments
Friday, November 4th, 2016
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM: Breakout Session C - Beyond Basics: Resistance in Stealth Pathogens - Moderator: Christine L. Green, MD
4:15 - 5:00 pm - Panel Discussion
Paul W. Ewald is a Professor at University of Louisville, holding appointments in the Department of Biology and the Department of Microbiology and Immunology. His books -- Evolution of Infectious Disease (Oxford), Plague Time (Free Press & Anchor), and Controlling Cancer (TED books)-- and his scientific articles provide an evolutionary framework for an integrated understanding of the nature of acute infectious diseases and the causes chronic diseases. He was the first recipient of the Smithsonian Institution's George E. Burch Fellowship in Theoretic Medicine and Affiliated Sciences, which was established to foster pioneering advancements in the health sciences.