4th International Caparica Conference in Antibiotic Resistance 2021

14th – 17th June 2021 | Caparica | Portugal

Keynote Speakers

Tatiana Pinto, PhD

Affiliation: Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Title: Increasing occurrence of multidrug-resistant bacteria colonization among pregnant women in Brazil after the onset of COVID-19 pandemic.

Fred Tenover, PhD

Affiliation: Scientific Affairs Cepheid (USA)

Title: Challenges of the genotypic detection of antimicrobial resistance for stewardship and infection control.

Emilia Caselli, PhD

Affiliation: University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (Italy)

Title: Triazolyl Boronic Acids: novel scaffolds for cross class beta-lactamase inhibition.

Matthias Tacke, PhD

Affiliation: University College Dublin (Ireland)

Title: SBC3 – A Novel Silver-Based Antibiotic Drug Candidate against Resistant Bacteria and Fungi.

Bruno Gonzalez-Zorn, DVM, PhD

Affiliation: Complutense University of Madrid (Spain)

Title: One Health, antimicrobial resistance, and mobile genetic elements.

Elisabeth Grohmann, PhD

Affiliation: Beuth University of Applied Sciences Berlin (Germany)

Title: Novel antimicrobial surface coatings inhibit growth of multi-resistant biofilm-forming pathogens.

Simonetta Grilli, PhD

Affiliation: Institute of Applied Sciences and Intelligent Systems (Italy)

Title: The Biofilm Electrostatic Test: a new platform for rapid evaluation of biofilm formation.

Dilip Shah, PhD

Affiliation: Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, St. Louis (USA)

Title: Plant antifungal peptides: Modes of action and biotech applications.

Mattias Larsson, PhD

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet, Department of Global Public Health, Stockholm (Sweden)

Title: Admission Screening & Cohort Care decrease Carbapenem Resistant Enterobacteriaceae in Vietnamese Pediatric ICU’s.

Eric T. Harvill, PhD

Affiliation: Department of Infectious Diseases, University of Georgia, Athens (USA)

Title: Natural history, ecology and antibiotics in model respiratory and middle ear pathogens.