Program
The conference was held Friday, 1 March and Saturday, 2 March, 2013. Speakers names have been linked to PDF files of each presentation, in those instances in which they have been provided by each speaker. Several presentations have been slightly modified from those presented at the conference, due to issues around data publication, among others.
 
Personal biographies of the speakers are available in a PDF booklet: click here.
 
Conference Registration and Welcome

Morning Session (1.1)

Opening Addresses
Prof. MR Khan
Prof. Ruhul Amin
Prof. Mohammad Shahidullah
Dr. Abbas Bhuiya
Dr. Mesbah Uddin Ahmed
Dr. Firdausi Qadri

Plenary Presentations
Dr. Gordon Dougan
Epidemiology and Genomics of Typhoid Fever
Dr. Christopher Nelson
The Coalition against Typhoid

Tea/Coffee Poster viewing

Morning Session (1.2)
 

Control and Prevention of Enteric Fever: Policy and Practice
Moderator: Dr. Christopher Nelson

Prof. Lalitha Mendis
Control and Prevention of Enteric Fever: Policy and Practice in WHO SEARO

Enteric fever - Clinical Issues
Moderator: Dr. Christopher Nelson

Dr. Samir Saha 
Pediatric infection with typhoid fever in Bangladesh

Enteric fever - Diagnostics
Moderator: Dr. Christopher Nelson

Dr. Firdausi Qadri
Rapid, immunospecific diagnostics for enteric fever
Dr. Sharon Tennant
New diagnostics for typhoid/paratyphoid, including quantitative real-time PCR and MAMEF
Dr. Stephen Baker
The next step in typhoid diagnostics

Lunch and Prayer Poster viewing

Afternoon Session (1.3)
 

Enteric fever – Epidemiology and Reports from the Field: Africa
Moderator: Dr. Eric Mintz

Dr. Florian Marks
An Overview of IVI’s Typhoid Surveillance in sub-Saharan Africa Program (TSAP)
Dr. Stephen Obaro
Report from the field: Nigeria
Dr. Benedikt Ley
Multidrug-Resistant Salmonella enterica in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Enteric fever – Control and Prevention in Asia
Moderator: Prof. Lalitha Mendis

Dr. Dharmaender K. Dewan; Presented by R. Leon Ochiai
School-based typhoid vaccination program in New Delhi, India

Panel Discussion: Deciding to introduce a new vaccine - typhoid vaccines in Nepal
- Dr. Deepak C. Bajracharya - Vaccination Program Demonstration Project
- Dr. Sarala Malla -  CaT Nepal
- Dr. Arun Neopane -  Clinician
- Mr. Giri Raj Subedi  - National Immunization Section, CHD, MoHP
- Dr. Shyam Raj Upreti - Child Health Division, MoHP

Tea/Coffee Poster viewing

Afternoon Session (1.4)

Invasive non-typhoidal Salmonella
Moderator: Dr. John Crump

Dr. Myron (Mike) Levine
An Overview of iNTS
Dr. Sharon Tennant
Molecular Diagnostics and Live Oral Vaccines for iNTS
Dr. Raphael Simon
Conjugate and Bivalent Vaccine Development for iNTS

Invasive non-typhoidal Salmonella – Epidemiology and Reports from the Field
Moderator: Dr. John Crump

Dr. Stephen Baker
Epidemiology of invasive non-typhoidal Salmonella infections in Vietnam
Dr. Sam Kariuki
Epidemiology of invasive non-typhoidal Salmonella infections in Kenya
Dr. Chinyere Okoro
Intra-continental transmission of human invasive Salmonella Typhimurium variants
Dr. Robert Kingsley
Rapid evolution of Salmonella Enteritidis during chronic bacteraemia in an IL12/23 beta-1 receptor deficient patient

Evening Plenary Presentations

Dr. John C. Clemens
Executive Director Designate, icddr,b

Mr. Md. Humayun Kabir
Senior Secretary, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh
 
Professor AFM Ruhal Haque
Honorable Minister, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh
 
End of day one

Morning Session (2.1)
 

Enteric Fever - Public Health Surveillance and Response
Moderator: Dr. Christopher Nelson

Dr. Kashmira Date
Typhoid surveillance and response in Fiji
Dr. Eric Mintz
Out of Sight, Out of Mind – Typhoid Fever Surveillance and Response in Africa

Immune responses to Salmonella and Challenge Studies
Moderator: Dr. Myron Levine

Dr. Calman MacLennan
Bactericidal Antibodies and Protection to Salmonella
Dr. Marcelo Sztein
Cell Mediated Immunity against Salmonella Typhi
Dr. Andrew Pollard
Controlled human infection model of enteric fever

Tea/Coffee Poster viewing

Morning Session (2.2)
 

Enteric Fever – Next Generation Vaccines
Moderator: Dr. Shousun Szu

Dr. Myron (Mike) Levine
Oral Vaccine Approaches to Typhoid and Paratyphoid
Mr. Abdul Muktadir
Building a World Class Vaccine Manufacturing Facility in Bangladesh
Dr. Sushant Sahastrabuddhe
Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine: Vi-DT
Dr. Krishna Mohan
Progress in the development and licensure of a typhoid Vi-TT conjugate vaccine
Mr. Zhiqiang Zhao
Progress in the development of a typhoid Vi-rEPA conjugate vaccine
Dr. Audino Podda
Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine: Vi-CRM197
Dr. Laura Martin 
Bivalent Enteric Fever Conjugate Vaccine

Lunch and prayer Poster viewing

Afternoon Session (2.3)
 

Disease Burden Estimates - Enteric Fever and Invasive non-typhoidal Salmonelloses
Moderator: Dr. John Crump

Dr. Trong Ao
Draft Estimated Global Burden of Invasive non-typhoidal Salmonelloses
Prof. Ali Mokdad
Estimated Global Burden of Enteric Fever: Global Burden of Disease 2010
Dr. R. Leon Ochiai
Estimated Global Burden of Typhoid Fever: IVI draft estimates

Modeling Vaccine Program Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness - Typhoid Fever
Moderator: Dr. Ira Longini

Dr. Virginia Pitzer
Preliminary Results Regarding the Effectiveness of Typhoid Vaccination
Dr. Vittal Mogasale
Preliminary Results Regarding the Cost-Effectiveness of Typhoid Vaccination

Tea/Coffee Poster viewing

Afternoon Parallel Session (2.4 a)

Microbiological/Molecular Approaches to Typhoid
Moderator: Dr. Firdausi Qadri

Dr. Edward Ryan
Immunoproteomic analysis of antibody in lymphocyte secretions in patients with typhoid fever
Dr. Richelle Charles
Application of In vivo induced antigen technology (IVIAT) to chronic carriers
Dr. Kaisar Ali Talukder
Molecular Characterization of MDR S. Typhi Strains Isolated in Dhaka

Afternoon Parallel Session (2.4 b)

Enteric fever – Epidemiology and Control programs: Reports from the Asia-Pacific (2.4 b)
Moderator: Prof. Lalitha Mendis

Dr. Nur Haque Alam
Icddr,b, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Dr. Mike Kama
Fiji
Dr. Take K. Naseri
Typhoid Fever – a burden of disease assessment in Samoa
Dr. Ghulam Mustafa
Pakistan ViPS Program Demonstration Project
Dr. Nguyen Van Cuong
Vietnam experience with ViPS Vaccination Programs

Tea/Coffee Poster viewing
Afternoon Session (2.5)

Closing Comments
Moderator: Dr. Christopher Nelson

Dr. Adwoa Bentsi-Enchill
WHO: Typhoid Policy and Practice, current and future
Dr. Thomas Wierzba
Accomplishments to date and vision for the future
Dr. Firdausi Qadri
Closing remarks

End of day two; Close of conference