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THE ACID FAST CLUB

Summer Meeting 2019

Preliminary notice and call for papers

Thursday 4th pm / Friday 5th am of July 2019

at St Andrews University

Local Organiser: Julie Andersen on behalf of  Stephen Gillespie

Offered papers should be sent on the appropriate form to the meets secretary, Galina Mukamolova (gvm4@leicester.ac.uk) no later than Friday 17th May. The submission form is attached to the notification email or can be downloaded from the following link: 

afc-abstract-form-afc-summer-2019

All papers should include the title, affiliation of each author and a short summary (no more than 100 words). Papers cannot be considered after the club’s committee meeting.

Nominations for new members may also be sent to Galina Mukamolova. Please provide the name of the nominating and seconding members and the full contact details of the proposed member no later than Friday 17th May.

Remember that if you nominate a new member you should expect to attend the meeting.

Meningitis Now funding call

Applications are invited for grant aid from established research groups in the UK. The purpose of these awards is to support studies related to the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and outcomes of TB meningitis or pneumococcal meningitis in the UK. Meningitis Now has restricted funding specifically for these areas of research.

https://www.meningitisnow.org/how-we-help/research/apply-research-grant/

Payment for AFC Winter 2019 Meeting

Please register for the AFC Winter 2019 meeting using the booking form provided in the invitation email, and pay via PayPal using the links below. Send your completed form and PayPal receipt to Kristine Arnvig (k.arnvig@ucl.ac.uk) or Mahdad Noursadeghi (m.noursadeghi@ucl.ac.uk) and copy to Steven Smith (Steven.Smith@lshtm.ac.uk).

Non-member (guest) registration (£5):
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