DFTB17 – And the winner is…

As much as conferences are about listening to inspiring thoughts and amazing speakers, they are also about sharing of knowledge. This year we launched a competition to promote knowledge translation – not just to the delegates present but for those who couldn’t make it.

A Difficult Beast

A 14 year old girl was brought in by her family with lethargy, agitation, and confusion. Her past medical history includes depression and a recent viral upper respiratory tract infection.   Bottom Line: Encephalitis is caused by inflammation of the brain and is difficult to diagnose and manage. Up to 50% of patients experience short-term…

DFTB17 – your feedback

DFTB17 has been and gone. We were really happy with how much you all embraced what we were trying to do and just enjoyed yourselves. It seems like we have set a high bar for next year, and so we want to do as much as we can to make DFTB18 excellent. Damian Roland’s post…

DFTB17 – T minus 1

Tessa, Henry, Ben and I came together online back in 2013. We’ve achieved more than we ever thought we could – we’ve been editors of the EMA and published 10 papers. We’ve curated over 500 blogs posts from over 50 authors and now we are running our first conference. Today, Sunday, is a pinnacle moment….