Lyme Disease Center News/Conference

Lyme Disease Conference 2019

Hosted by Binghamton University's Tick-borne Disease Research Center and Southern Tier Lyme Support, Inc.

8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, May 4, 2019
Innovative Technologies Complex, Center of Excellence building
85 Murray Hill Rd., Vestal, N.Y.


Bahgat Sammakia
Vice President for Research, Binghamton University
Welcoming remarks

Ralph Garruto
Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Lyme and Other Tick-borne Disease Research Center, Binghamton University
"Tick-borne Disease Research Center"

Jill Auerbach
Hudson Valley Lyme Disease Association
"An Overview of NYS and Federal Advocacy and the Need for Tick Research to Eliminate Disease"

Brian Leydet
Assistant Professor of Environmental and Forest Biology, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry
"Knowledge Gaps in Lyme Disease Ecology, Transmission and Control"

Dr. Bettina Wagner, DVM
Professor and Chair, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
"Lyme Disease, Treatment and Vaccination in Man's Best Friends"

Robert Giguere
Director of Sales, IGeneX, Inc.
"Testing Techniques for Tick-borne Pathogens"

Hilary Thing
Certified Herbalist
"Hidden Advantages of Natural Lyme Treatment"

Dr. Heidi Puc, MD
Integrative Medicine of Central New York, Chittenango, N.Y.
"Lyme and Co-infectors: Causal Role in Cancer"

Dr. Amy Lazzarini, MD
Integrative Medicine of Central New York, Chittenango, N.Y.
"Impact of Lyme and Co-infections on the Gut"

Dr. Kenneth Liegner, MD
Kenneth Liegner, MD and Associates; Internal Medicine, Pawling, N.Y.
"The Disease that Doesn't Exist - Chronic Lyme Disease"

For details, registration and to pre-order lunch, go online

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