Overview Schedule 

All participants are advised to arrive for the meeting by the Sunday prior to conference start if they plan to attend the optional workshops on Monday.

2023 Keynote Address

Tom Chiller, Chief, Mycotic Diseases Division, Centers for Disease Control, USA. 

Eliminating Deaths from Cryptococcal Meningitis: Dream vs Reality

2023 Research Groups Presenting

Alexandre Alanio, Institut Pasteur, France
Andre Nicola, University of Brasília, Brazil
Andrej Spec, Washington University School of Medicine, USA

Atukunda Mucunguzi, Infectious Disease Institute, Makerere University, Uganda

Bettina Fries, Stony Brook University, USA
Carolina Coelho, University of Exeter, UK
Chaoyang Xue, Rutgers, USA

Christina Cuomo, Broad Institute, USA
Daniel de Assis SantosUniversidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
David Boulware, University of Minnesota, USA
David Meya, Infectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University, Uganda
Dee Carter, University of Sydney, Australia

Elizabeth Ballou, University of Birmingham, UK

Guilhem JanbonInstitut Pasteur, France
Hiten Madhani, University of California, USA
James Kronstad, University of British Columbia, Canada
Jessica Brown, The University of Utah, USA
Joeseph Heitman, Duke University, USA
John Perfect, Duke University, USA
Kaustuv Sanyal, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, India
Kirsten Nielsen, University of Minnesota, USA
Lena Heung, Ceders-Sinai, USA
Liise-anne Pirofski, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA

Liliane Mukaremera, University of Exeter, UK
Luis Martinez, University of Florida, USA
Lukasz Kozubowski, Clemson University, USA
Marcio RodriguesFundação Oswaldo Cruz, Brazil
Michal Olszewski, University of Michigan, USA

Muse Davis, University of Iowa, USA
Nelesh Govender, National Institute for Communicable Diseases, South Africa
Paul Magwene, Duke University, USA

Rhys Farrer, University of Exeter, UK
Robin May, University of Birmingham, UK
Simon Johnston, The University of Sheffield, UK
Stuart Levitz, University of Massachusetts, USA
Sue Jinks-Robertson, Duke University, USA

Tamara Doering, Washington University in St. Louis, USA

Wieland Meyer, Curtin University, Australia

*25-30 speakers will be selected from abstracts submitted by October 1, 2022