NEWS: Watch archived video of May 21′s Lyme forum

4th June 2012

Pamela Weintraub, author of "Cure Unknown"
Pamela Weintraub, author of "Cure Unknown"

"A Forum on Tick-borne Diseases--What's Next?" recently held at Skidmore College had an impressive line-up of speakers. Video now available for viewing.

Archive video of the Lyme Next Forum held at Skidmore College on Monday May 21, 2012 can be viewed online.

Click here for the video page.



Or, you can skip to individual sessions of the conference, using the links below.

Morning Session (approximately 2 hours, 28 minutes) Beginning at about the 11 minute mark:

Opening remarks:
Christina T. Fisk, Co-Chair Organizing Committee

Welcome to LymeNEXT Conference:
Congressman Chris Gibson, 20th Congressional District, NY

Keynote Address
Into the Woods – The Patient Journey through Lyme Disease:
Pamela Weintraub, Executive Editor, Discover Magazine and author of Cure Unknown: Inside the Lyme Epidemic

The Scope and Economic Burden of Lyme Disease
An Epidemic of Lyme Disease?: Holly Ahern
The Economic Impact and Burden of Lyme Disease: Lorraine Johnson

The morning session continued, approximately 1 hour, 25 minutes

A Diagnosis that Fits the Disease – Multiple Chronic
Infectious Disease Syndrome (MCIDS):
Richard I. Horowitz, MD

Afternoon Session, approximately 2 hours, 22 minutes
(Beginning at about the 9 minute mark)

Opening Remarks:
Christina T. Fisk, Co-Chair Organizing Committee

Daniel Cameron, MD:
Protecting Physicians who Treat Lyme Disease

Preventing Transfusion-Transmitted Babesiosis:
David Leiby, PhD

Ahmed Kilani, PhD:
New Methods for Lyme and TBD Detection

Kenneth Liegner, MD:
A “Manhattan Project” for Lyme Disease

Closing Remarks:
Congressman Chris Gibson, approximately 8 minutes

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