We are proud to announce
the International Conference on Group B Strep
to be held July 23-25, 2019
This conference is all online, no travel necessary!
Registration is complimentary
The Call for Abstracts is open through May 27, 2019
The International Conference on Group B Strep (ICGBS) is a virtual collaboration of health care professionals, researchers, families, and other interested individuals working towards minimizing the burden of perinatal GBS disease. Key theme areas are:
- Pathways of GBS infection
- Identifying maternal GBS colonization
- Prevention strategies
- Identifying GBS signs & symptoms in babies
- Pathology testing
- Inclusion of GBS disease in surveillance data
- Parent support and empowerment
We welcome everyone with an interest in group B strep disease. All you need to attend is an internet-enabled computer or mobile device. Presentations will be in video and poster format to allow for ease of viewing across multiple time zones. Presentations will be grouped together by topic and uploaded daily. Click HERE to submit an abstract for presentation.
As a registered attendee, you will be able to post questions and comments on each presentation to facilitate an ongoing dialogue with the presenter and other attendees. A link and password to access the conference will be emailed to you at the start of the event. Click HERE to register.
To view our past online symposiums, please visit gbs-intl.org/symposiums
Many thanks to our Diamond Sponsor
The International Conference on Group B Strep is hosted by Group B Strep International,
a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization committed to promoting awareness and prevention of GBS disease in babies before birth through early infancy.
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