Tick-Borne Disease Symposium In Saratoga NY Itinerary and LIVE STREAMING INFO

// May 20th, 2012 // Lyme Media, LymeBites Blog

Schedule ~  Please note that all times are approximate
Arthur Zankel Music Center
9:00              Morning Session Opens Christina T. Fisk, Co-Chair Organizing Committee
Welcome to LymeNEXT Congressman Chris Gibson, 20th Congressional District, NY
9:15                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
10:00          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
11:00             Break
11:15            A Diagnosis that Fits the Disease – Multiple Chronic Infectious Disease Syndrome (MCIDS)    Richard I. Horowitz, MD
Noon                 Lunch Break
An optional one-price ($10) dining option is available for Forum attendees. Lunch will be held in the Murray-Aikins Dining Hall on the Skidmore Campus. See program for menu.
1:20                Afternoon Session Opens    Christina T. Fisk, Co-Chair Organizing Committee
1:30            Protecting Physicians who Treat Lyme Disease   Daniel Cameron, MD
2:00              Preventing Transfusion-Transmitted Babesiosis   David Leiby, PhD
2:30               Break
2:45            New Methods for Lyme and TBD Detection    Ahmed Kilani, PhD
3:15             A “Manhattan Project” for Lyme Disease    Kenneth Liegner, MD
4:00               Closing Remarks    Congressman Chris Gibson
A Forum on Tick-Borne Diseases – What’s NEXT?
Skidmore College  Saratoga Springs, New York
May 21, 2012
Honorary Chairman: Congressman Chris Gibson

Honorary Chairman Congressman Chris Gibson (NY-20) and the LymeNext Organizing Committee invite all individuals, communities, organizations, or enterprises with interests pertaining to Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases to join the Congressman for a unique public forum he will be hosting in the Zankel Music Center, Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York, on May 21, 2012 from 8:00 am to 5:00pm.

The Lyme Next Forum will be broadcast live over the Internet this Monday starting at 9:00 am.  The website you need to go to is:
A link to this and detailed information is also available at the Lyme Forum website:

2 Responses to “Tick-Borne Disease Symposium In Saratoga NY Itinerary and LIVE STREAMING INFO”

  1. ginger says:

    This was an amazing conference. A wealth of information and hope! A must see for anyone suffering from Lyme and co-infections and for those supporting Lyme victims!

  2. Jim O'Keefe says:

    Is there a way to view the lyme symposium video of the speakers?

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