JITMM Virtual 2020
“Tropical disease control amid COVID-19 pandemic”

The deadline for abstract submission for oral presentation, e-poster, and Conference Award has been extended to 30 September 2020. Don’t miss your chance to present at JITMMVirtual2020 and submit an abstract on or before the deadline

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JITMM Virtual 2020 will provide Conference Awards to deserving applicants wishing to present or attend at the online meeting. Those who want to present must submit an abstract and those who want to attend only must submit an essay on why do you want to attend the conference. Deadline is 30 September 2020. Click ‘Apply’ to know more.


Dear Friends and Colleagues,

I cordially invite you to attend the virtual Joint International Tropical Medicine Meeting, JITMM Virtual 2020, under the theme “Tropical Disease Control amid the COVID-19 Pandemic”, which will be held 15-16 December 2020. To maximize participation and your health and safety, JITMM Virtual 2020 will be held on a virtual streaming platform due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

JITMMV Virtual 2020 will highlight the impact of the pandemic on our ability to prevent, manage and control tropical diseases and co-existing/ related diseases, and will discuss trends in tropical medicine research post-pandemic.
We sincerely appreciate your enthusiastic support with this new challenge, as we all adapt to what will likely become the “new normal” for scientific conferences worldwide.

Please do join us for JITMM2020, 15-16 December 2020. We greatly look forward to your participation and to meeting you, this time via our computer screens!

Best wishes,

Asst. Prof. Weerapong Phumratanaprapin
Chair, Organizing Committee, JITMM Virtual 2020


Important Dates


Call for registration and abstract submission

1 August 2020

Abstract submission deadline

30 September 2020

Conference Awards application deadline (For Presenters)

30 September 2020

Conference Awards application deadline (For Attendees)

30 September 2020


Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and Prof. Sir Nicholas White are the Keynote Speakers at JITMM Virtual 2020
Dr. Tedros, the Director General of the World Health Organization will speak at the Opening Ceremony. Prof. White, Professor of Tropical Medicine at Oxford University and Mahidol University, will speak at the Closing Ceremony.