2018 LDA Conference

Saturday 1st September
Streatham Court, University of Exeter

Life after NICE

A stimulating day of information, discussion and networking on one of the most delightful campuses in the UK.


Mariska Leeflang from the Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam: What evidence do we need to make recommendations about tests for Lyme disease.

Barbara Tschirren, University of Exeter:  Range expansions of ticks and Borrelia in a warming world

Anne Cruikshank, GP: The RCGP Lyme Disease Spotlight project

Tamara van Gorkom, the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, The Netherlands. The ELISpot assay for the detection of Lyme borreliosis: How it works and what it is worth

John Tulloch, Health Protection Research Unit in Emerging and Zoonotic Infections, Liverpool: Finding Lyme disease cases: the epidemiology of Lyme disease in the UK

Robert Marchbanks, University Hospital, Southampton: Could non-invasive brain pressure measurements assist Lyme disease diagnosis and patient management?

LDA: The Explore project