Šibenik is a town located in central Dalmatia where the river Krka flows into the Adriatic Sea. It offers a unique ambiance of history, art and culture and makes a special highlight on the Adriatic coast.
The central church in Šibenik, the Cathedral of St James, a structure fully made of stone, is on the UNESCO World Heritage list and is one of many sights in town.
Situated in the shade of a pine tree forest, close to the most attractive sand beach in Dalmatia and with a view of the beautiful Šibenik Islands.
In the Dalmatian Ethno Village, a spot of unique gourmet excitement, traditional dishes are made following original recipes.
Krka National Park lies about 10km inland from Šibenik. The top attraction of the Park are its magnificent waterfalls, including the famous Skradinski Buk falls which are one of Croatia’s most famous sights.
The Kornati archipelago is the most densely grouped cluster of islands in the Mediterranean, consisting of 152 islands, isles and reefs.
Deadlines for registration, abstract submission and grant applications are extended!
It is our great pleasure to invite you to the second symposium “Power of Fungi and Mycotoxins in Health and Disease”, which will be held in Šibenik, Croatia from 20 to 23, September 2015.
The main objective of this meeting is bringing together the most prominent mycologists and mycotoxicologists from Europe and broader to present and discuss their knowledge and experience in a field, exchangenew ideas, promote scientific contacts and start potential collaborations among participants.The last but not the least, it is to inform and teach students about current topics in mycology and mycotoxicology.
Organising Committee President
Programme Committee President
Maja Šegvić Klarić
Caister Academic Press is a leading specialist publisher of books and ebooks in microbiology and molecular biology.
To seize this opportunity, please register by filling out the electronic registration form by July 15, 2015. Only students whose application is accepted will be free to participate in the Symposium.
Head of the Department of Microbiology and Virology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University.
Ana-Marija Domijan is associated professor at Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry University of Zagreb. Her scientific and research interests are toxicity and mechanism of toxicity of mycotoxins.
Johanna Fink-Gremmels obtained her degree in veterinary medicine from the Veterinary School in Hannover (Germany) and qualified as lecturer and specialist in Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology at the same University.
Associate Professor at the Department of Microbiology, University of Szeged, Hungary where he is the Head of the EMBO-Candida Research Group
Specialized in the field of Malassezia yeast in animals and innate immune responses to gram negative bacteria and endotoxins.
His research interests include fungal diseases of pome and stone fruits, management of plant diseases and emerging invasive plant pathogens.
Specialised in the field of medical microbiology, her teaching and clinical service responsibilities focus on the diagnosis of fungal infections in severely immunocompromised patients.
Department of Chemistry
Science Complex, Rm 3243
Guelph, ON, Canada N1G 2W1
Scientific Advisor, M.D., Ph.D. at the Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health, Zagreb, Unit of Toxicology.
Since 2003, head of the certificated laboratory of environmental mycology (international approval) & deputy chief of microbiology.
Head of Clinical department for clinical and molecular microbiology, CHC Zagreb Medical School University of Zagreb.
His main interest is the identification and biomolecular characterization of different Fusaria plant pathogens responsible of producing mycotoxins in cereal and garlic crops.
Pedro Ramos Caramona is currently leading the Mycotoxin Management project.
His main research topics are the chemical characterization of mycotoxins; the monitoring and analytical surveillance in food and feed.
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science and Informatics, University of Szeged