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Gnatwork International Workshop 2018
Dates: 2-6 Sept 2018
The Gnatwork first international workshop will be held in Bangladesh on the 2 – 6 September 2018. They aim to bring together researchers who have an interest in blackflies, sandflies and biting midges for networking and sharing of expertise.
The first day of the week-long workshop will consist of a conference day of talks, consisting of lectures from experts on vector ecology and epidemiology. They will also hold a short workshop on this day to discuss the current issues affecting vector research.
Following this, they are holding a four-day training course for early-career researchers, to teach practical laboratory and field skills for research on sandflies, blackflies and biting midges.