2019 Faculty Bios/Talk Summaries

Lyme & Other Tick-Borne Diseases: 20th Annual Scientific Update for Clinicians & Researchers
The Lyme Disease Association, Inc. with joint provider Columbia University, is holding its annual scientific CME conference, Lyme & Other Tick-Borne Diseases: 20th Annual Scientific Update for Clinicians & Researchers. Brian Fallon, MD, Columbia University is Conference Director. It will be held at the Hilton Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia, PA on Saturday and Sunday, September 21 & 22. The conference is designed for physicians and researchers but the public is invited to register.   AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM will be offered by Columbia University to CME-registered physician attendees. The conference features faculty consisting of clinicians and researchers from across the US. Below are the speakers who have confirmed to date.

Poster Presentations


Isabel Hernandez
Columbia Lyme and Tick-Borne Diseases Research Center
Poster Abstract: Symptom Burden of Post-Treatment Lyme Disease Patient with and without Sensory Sensitivity

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Liz Horn, PhD, MBI
Principal Investigator, Lyme Disease Biobank
Poster Abstract: Lyme Disease Tissue Collection Program – Accelerating Biomedical Research for Lyme Disease and other Tick-Borne Infections

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Mark J. Kopnitsky
ZEUS Scientific, Inc.
Poster Abstract: Validation of Multiple Modified Two-Tiered Testing Algorithms Enabling Improved Detection of Early Lyme Disease

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This activity received educational support from:

Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation



And commercial support from:

IGeneX Inc.

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