Dear Friends and Colleagues,
On behalf of the Organizing Committee, it is our great pleasure and honor to give you a warm invitation to attend the 1st International Conference on Microbiology and One Health (MOH) which will take place in Ho Chi Minh city – a high-octane city of commerce and culture in the South of Vietnam, from 19 – 22 September 2018.
The MOH-VN 2018 is co-organized by the University of Science, Viet Nam National University Ho Chi Minh City (VNUHCM-UoS), National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology and Oxford University Clinical Research Unit in Vietnam (OUCRU) in collaboration with American Society for Microbiology (ASM), Vietnam Association of Preventive Medicine (VAPM), Veterinary Vaccinology Network, Asian Federation of Biotechnology (AFOB), Vietnam Young Academy and Hochiminh City Association of Biology and Biotechnology (HABB). The Center for Bioscience and Biotechnology (VNUHCM-UoS) is the main unit that is responsible to keep the conference running as the plan. The primary goal of the conference is to provide an international forum for leading academic scientists, researchers, medical doctors and scholars from around the world to discuss face-to-face on the topics of microbiology particularly focus on One Health. The comprehensive scientific program of the conference includes keynote lectures, symposia, oral and poster sessions where researchers around the world will present and discuss latest results. This conference will be a very valuable opportunity for all of us to meet, share and promote further scientific collaboration. The conference topics are as follows:
1. Early diagnostics
2. Antimicrobial resistance and treatment
3. Vaccine development
4. Pathogenesis and infection
5. Drug discovery
6. Bioinformatics and microbiome
7. Zoonosis and One Health
Together with our keynote and invited speakers, accepted submissions will supplement to the success of the conference via oral or poster presentations. Selected full manuscripts could be peer-reviewed and published in Vietnam Journal of Preventive Medicine, or Vietnam Science and Technology Development Journal.
We are looking forward to seeing you at the conference.
With best regards,
MOH-VN 2018 Organizing Committee