The PECET – Programa de Estudio y Control de Enfermedades Tropicales of the Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia, is pleased to announce to the world academic and scientific community that it has been chosen as the organizer of the seventh version of the WorldLeish, the world most important event on leishmaniasis, which reunites everyone working in this field every 4 years.
On this occasion, we will meet from May 23rd to 28th, 2022 in the beautiful city of Cartagena, declared by Unesco as a World Heritage Site, to which you are all warmly invited.
With the confidence that events such as WorldLeish7 contribute to the control of Leishmaniasis, the event will highlight the advances and new research findings in this area. On this occasion, WorldLeish7, expects the participation of more than 1500 investigators, professionals and students who will get together to identify and generate new ideas. It will also promote a multidisciplinary approach to research and its alliances with technological development groups and research centers around the world.
Through WorldLeish7, we intend to inform public health authorities, key interested parties, financial agencies and multinational pharmaceutical companies about Leishmaniasis as a global public health problem.