The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, founded in 1903, is the largest international scientific organization of experts dedicated to reducing the worldwide burden of tropical infectious diseases and improving global health.
 
The Annual Meeting is a five-day educational conference that includes four pre-meeting courses, and draws approximately 4,400 attendees. Annual meeting features: 
 
  • Scientific sessions devoted to specific topics in tropical medicine and global health
  • Scientific poster presentations
  • Topical symposia and invited lectures
  • Opening reception on Sunday evening
  • President’s Address, Awards Program and Business Meeting
  • Exhibits showcasing valuable products and services
  • Student/trainee networking
  • Continuing education credits for physicians, physician assistants and veterinarians