Monday 23 September
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DAY 1Stream 1DAY 1
09:00 Registration 09:00
09:05 09:05
09:10 09:10
09:15 09:15
09:20 09:20
09:25 09:25
09:30 09:30
09:35 09:35
09:40 09:40
09:45 09:45
09:50 09:50
09:55 09:55
10:00 Evolutionary genomics and drug resistance
Multi-Omics Approaches to Unravelling the Complexity of Neuropeptide Signalling in Nematodes
10:00 (30 mins)
Keynote Speaker: Dr Angela Mousley, Queen's University Belfast, UK 
From Genomics to Molecular Diagnostics of Anthelmintic Resistance
10:30 (30 mins)
Keynote Speaker: Dr John Gilleard, University of Calgary 
Defining the genetic and molecular basis of triclabendazole resistance in Fasciola hepatica
11:00 (30 mins)
Keynote Speaker: Prof Jane Hodgkinson, UOL 
10:00
10:05 10:05
10:10 10:10
10:15 10:15
10:20 10:20
10:25 10:25
10:30 10:30
10:35 10:35
10:40 10:40
10:45 10:45
10:50 10:50
10:55 10:55
11:00 11:00
11:05 11:05
11:10 11:10
11:15 11:15
11:20 11:20
11:25 11:25
11:30 Coffee and tea break 11:30
11:35 11:35
11:40 11:40
11:45 11:45
11:50 11:50
11:55 11:55
12:00 Functional genomics 1
Genome editing with CRISPR/Cas9 provides new insight into pathogenesis and transmission of schistosomiasis
12:00 (30 mins)
Keynote Speaker: Prof Paul Brindley, George Washington University 
Host-seeking behaviours of skin-penetrating nematodes
12:30 (30 mins)
Keynote Speaker: Dr Elissa Hallem, University of California, Los Angeles, USA 
Probing in-vivo liver fluke biology in vitro
13:00 (30 mins)
Keynote Speaker: Prof Aaron Maule, Queen's University Belfast 
12:00
12:05 12:05
12:10 12:10
12:15 12:15
12:20 12:20
12:25 12:25
12:30 12:30
12:35 12:35
12:40 12:40
12:45 12:45
12:50 12:50
12:55 12:55
13:00 13:00
13:05 13:05
13:10 13:10
13:15 13:15
13:20 13:20
13:25 13:25
13:30 Lunch and posters 13:30
13:35 13:35
13:40 13:40
13:45 13:45
13:50 13:50
13:55 13:55
14:00 14:00
14:05 14:05
14:10 14:10
14:15 14:15
14:20 14:20
14:25 14:25
14:30 Functional genomics 2
Parasitic nematode small RNAs: forms and functions
14:30 (30 mins)
Keynote Speaker: Dr Collette Britton, University of Glasgow 
The tangled history of the association between Wolbachia symbionts and their filarial nematode hosts.
15:00 (30 mins)
Keynote Speaker: Prof M Blaxter, Wellcome Sanger Institute 
Peeking at the sexual development of female schistosomes through the ‘omics’ keyhole
15:30 (30 mins)
Keynote Speaker: Professor Christoph G. Grevelding, Justus Liebig University Giessen 
14:30
14:35 14:35
14:40 14:40
14:45 14:45
14:50 14:50
14:55 14:55
15:00 15:00
15:05 15:05
15:10 15:10
15:15 15:15
15:20 15:20
15:25 15:25
15:30 15:30
15:35 15:35
15:40 15:40
15:45 15:45
15:50 15:50
15:55 15:55
16:00 Posters 16:00
16:05 16:05
16:10 16:10
16:15 16:15
16:20 16:20
16:25 16:25
16:30 16:30
16:35 16:35
16:40 16:40
16:45 16:45
16:50 16:50
16:55 16:55
17:00 17:00
17:05 17:05
17:10 17:10
17:15 17:15
17:20 17:20
17:25 17:25
17:30 17:30
17:35 17:35
17:40 17:40
17:45 17:45
17:50 17:50
17:55 17:55
18:00 18:00