5th International Caparica Conference in Antibiotic Resistance 2022

05th – 08th September 2022 | Caparica | Portugal

Plenary Speakers

Karen Bush, PhD

Affiliation: Indiana University Bloomington (USA)


David Livermore, PhD

Affiliation: Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich (UK)

Title: Antibiotic resistance challenges in a world with endemic COVID-19.

Patrice Courvalin, PhD

Affiliation: Department of Microbiology, Institut Pasteur (France)

Alessandra Carattoli, PhD

Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine and Farmacology, Sapienza University of Rome (Italy)

Title: Plasmids and the spread of antibiotic resistance.

Fernando Baquero, PhD

Affiliation: Department of Microbiology, Ramón y Cajal University Hospital (Spain)

Title: Microbial ecology of built surfaces at the intensive care unit.

John Elmerdahl Olsen, PhD

Affiliation: Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, University of Copenhagen (Denmark)

Title: Targeting the secondary resistome in bacteria – a possible way to re-sensitize resistant bacteria to treatment with current drugs.

Olga Lomovskaya, PhD

Affiliation: Senior Vice President, Discovery and Clinical Microbiology, Qpex Biopharma (USA)

Patrícia Poeta, PhD

Affiliation: University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro, Vila Real (Portugal)

Title: The One Health concept: a Long Road Ahead

Rolf Muller, PhD

Affiliation: Helmholtz-Institute for Pharmaceutical Research Saarland (HIPS), Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research and Department of Pharmacy at Saarland University (Germany)

Title: Approaches towards innovative antibiotics from soil bacteria.

Rachel Powers, PhD

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Grand Valley State University (USA)

Title: Structure-Based Discovery and Optimization of Inhibitors for the Class D β-Lactamase OXA-24/40.

Stefan Schwarz, PhD

Affiliation: Centre of Infection Medicine Department of Veterinary Medicine Freie, Universität Berlin Robert-von-Ostertag-Str, Berlin (Germany)

Title: Mobile oxazolidinone resistance genes and their dissemination among Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria.

Marvin Whiteley, PhD

Affiliation: Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia (USA)

Title: Using bacterial human infection transcriptomes to guide pre-clinical model development and antimicrobial discovery

Bruno Gonzalez-Zorn, DVM, PhD

Affiliation: Complutense University of Madrid (Spain)

Title: Antimicrobial Resistance and One Health

Laurent Poirel, PhD

Affiliation: Faculty of Science and Medicine, University of Fribourg (Switzerland)

Title: Recent developments on beta-lactam / beta-lactamase inhibitor combinations; mode of action and mechanisms of resistance.



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