Plenary 5


Epidemiology Now + Next – Convener & Chair: Prof. Joy Lawn & Dr Ajoke Sobanjo Ter Meulen (30 mins) – 13.30 pm – 14.00 pm

S1: Dr Bronner Goncalves (10 mins) – Talk: GBS burden: what are the biggest numbers and the biggest data gaps?
S2: Prof. Ziyaad Dangor (5 mins) – Talk: 1. GBS cases: what next for counting better?
S3: Dr Proma Paul (5 mins) – Talk: 2. GBS long-term outcomes including NDI: what next for counting better?
S4: Dr Hannah Blencowe (5 mins) – Talk: 3. GBS-associated preterm and GBS stillbirths: what next for counting better?
Voting and Conclusions: Prof. Ziyaad Dangor & Prof. Joy Lawn (10 mins)

Panel with Track Leads – Convener: TBC, 14.00 pm – 14.30 pm

Closing Comment – Convener: Prof. Joy Lawn & Prof. Beate Kampmann TBC – 14.30 pm – 15.00 pm