Committees

Conference Chair

Bruno Gryseels, Director, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp (BE)

Chair Scientific Boards

Anne Buvé, Head, Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp (BE)

Scientific Committee (Track Coordinators)

Jorge Pérez Avila, Director, Pedro Kouri Institute of Tropical Medicine, Havana (CU)
Xavier de Béthune, Medical Director, Médecins du Monde (BE)
Marleen Boelaert, Head, Unit of Epidemiology and Control of Tropical Diseases, Institute of Tropical Medicine (BE)
Marc Coosemans, Head, Unit of Entomology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp (BE)
Bart Criel, Head, Unit of Equity and Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp (BE)
Narayanan Devadasan, Director, Institute of Public Health Bangalore, India (IN)
Philippe Donnen, Institute of Public Health, Free University of Brussels (F), (BE)
Jean-Claude Dujardin, Head, Dept. of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine (BE)
Sara Gabriël, Professor, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, University of Ghent (BE)
Eduardo Gotuzzo, Director, von Humboldt Institute of Tropical Medicine, Lima (PE)
Karel Gyselinck, Chair, Be-Cause Health; Belgian Technical Cooperation (BE)
Christian Lengeler, Dept. Head, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel (CH) (FESTMIH)
Hechmi Louzir, Director, Pasteur Institute (TN)
Lut Lynen, Head, Dept.of Clinical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp (BE)
Bruno Marchal, Head, Unit of Health Services Organisation, Institute of Tropical Medicine (BE)
José Muñoz, Head, ‎Tropical Medicine and International Health, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona (ES) (FESTMIH)
Jean-Jacques Muyembe, Director, National Institute for Biomedical Research, Kinshasa (CD)
Peter Piot, Director, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London (UK)
Inger Scheel, President, Norwegian Forum for Global Health Research (NO) (FESTMIH)
Pierre Van Damme, Head, Dept.of Vaccinology, University of Antwerp (BE)
Wim Van Damme, Head, Unit of Health Policy, Institute of Tropical Medicine (BE)
Christel van Geet, Head, Dept.of Pediatrics, Catholic University of Leuven (BE)
Annelies Van Rie, Global Health Institute, University of Antwerp (BE)

ITM Organising Committee

Jean-Christophe Donck (Chair)
Naima Al Bdiouni
Nathalie Brouwers
Vicky Croonen
Cleo Maerivoet
Roeland Scholtalbers
Nico Van Aerde
Ann Van Gyseghem
Eline Van Meervenne
Niki Vanwesenbeeck

Extended National Scientific Committee

Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp
Kevin Arien
Emmanuel Bottieau
Philippe Büscher
Jan Clerinx
Stijn Deborggraeve
Vincent De Brouwere
Bouke de Jong
Pierre Dorny
Eric Florence
Jan Jacobs
Chris Kenyon
Luc Kestens
Bruno Meessen
Koen Peeters
Katja Polman
Raffaella Ravinetto
Anna Rosanas
Jan Van Den Abbeele
Patrick Van der Stuyft
Johan van Griensven
Erika Vlieghe

University of Antwerp, Belgium
Bob Colebunders
Herwig Leirs
Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden

Institute of Development Policy and Management, Antwerp
Nathalie Holvoet
Dimitri Renmans

Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
Koen Devriendt
Ben Nemery de Bellevaux

University of Ghent, Belgium
Steven Callens
Kristien Michielsen
Dirk Van Braeckel

Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)
Yves Coppieters
Alain Leveque
Jessica Martini

Free University of Brussels (VUB)
Frank Verbeke

Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL)
Jean Macq

Université de Liège
Philippe Léonard
Elisabeth Paul
Daniele Sontag

Aedes
Isaline Greindl

Belgian Technical Cooperation (BTC)
Marleen Bosmans
Paul Bossyns

Damian Action
Nimer Ortuno Gutierrez

Doctors without Borders
Mit Philips

HERA
Martine Vandermeulen

Memisa Belgium
Elies van Belle

Oxfam
Stefaan Declercq

Red Cross
Philippe van de Kerckhove
Axel van de Veegaete

Third World Health Aid
Pol de Vos