The 16th annual EEID conference will be held from 29th May to 1st June, 2018 at the University of Glasgow, Scotland.

This year’s conference will focus on four themes (with confirmed keynote speakers):

Session 1. Genomics & big data in disease ecology and evolution

Christophe Fraser, Oxford Big Data Institute

Kat Holt, University of Melbourne


Session 2. Host shifts and disease emergence

Lena Wilfert, University of Exeter

Jamie Lloyd-Smith, UCLA


Session 3. Disease control interventions and real world applications of disease ecology and evolution

Christopher Dye, World Health Organisation

Rosie Woodroffe, Zoological Society of London


Session 4. Within-host dynamics: co-infection to wild immunology*
(Sponsored by the IDEAS Research Coordination Network)

Marco Vignuzzi, Institut Pasteur

Ann Tate, Vanderbilt University

* We encourage participants interested in Session 4, to consider applying to attend the “Infectious Disease Evolution Across Scales” (IDEAS) RCN workshop, “Immunity Across Scales,” which will be held in Glasgow just prior to EEID. Please see the RCN website for more details: http://ideas.princeton.edu/future-workshops/