CDC International Biosafety Symposium


15th CDC International Symposium on Biosafety
Biosafety in the Era of One Health
February 10-14, 2018 | Atlanta, GA 


Topics will include:


One Health Case Studies

  • Science
  • Epidemiology
  • Research and Clinical Safety Risks
  • Public Relations Issues


Emerging Technologies Impact on One Health

  • Nanoparticles
  • CRISPR-Cas9
  • Biopharming
  • Patient Derived Xenographs
  • Robotics


Culture of Safety


Communication and Outreach




Submitting a research or programmatic innovation poster abstract

You are invited to submit a research or programmatic innovation poster abstract for CDC’s 15th International Symposium on Biosafety: Biosafety in the Era on One Health, which will take place February 10-14, 2018 at the Crowne Plaza Ravinia in Atlanta, GA.

Research poster abstracts need to include background or introductory information, aim, methods, the results of the research, and a brief discussion or conclusion. Programmatic innovation poster abstracts need to have a description of how the problem was identified and explored, descriptions of the innovations, results to date, and discussion/reflection/lessons learned.
To submit a poster, please complete the form found below. Deadline for submission is November 20, 2017.

All appropriate submissions will be reviewed by the Program Planning Committee. Submitting authors will be notified of the status of their poster abstract review in December.

All accepted poster abstract submitters are expected to participate in the Poster Session taking place Tuesday, November 13, 2018, from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Please note that registration fees will not be waived for poster presenters.

If you have questions about poster abstract submission, please contact Eagleson Institute, 

CDC 2018 Poster Abstract FORM