Zentrum für InfektionsMedizin München

Munich Infectious Medicine in Dialog

Infectiology Colloquium withCase Reports / Interactive Voting Session

As part of the Medical Biodefense Conference 2023

Tuesday, 24.10.2023, 16:00 – 18:00 Uhr
Moderation: Dieter Hoffmann and Sabine Zange

Program and speakers

The 2022 Mpox outbreak — Experience from an institute of tropical medicine and STI clinic
Marjan Van Esbroeck

Seroprevalence of Brucella infection in wild boars (Sus scrofa) of Bavaria, Germany, and associated genome analysis of B. suis biovar 2
Julia Riehm

Clinical case from North Rhine-Westphalia
Daniela Jacob

Where’s the meat? A strange lymph node in a butcher
Anja Berger

Images say more than 1000 words?
Sophie Schneitler

A swollen lip, itching and malaise in a traveller returning from Benin
Rahel Spindler


Registration by email with name, ID number and if applicable EFN for the
CME points required by 10/13/2023 with the subject “ZIMM” at:


Subject: ZIMM
ID Number:

Auditorium Building 02, Audimax, Bundeswehr Medical Academy, Ernst-v.-Bergmann Kaserne,
Neuherbergstrasse 11, 80937 Munich, Germany

Access to the academy area and lecture hall only for registered persons!

Contact ZIMM:
Dr. Arlett Heiber (heiber@lrz.uni-muenchen.de)

Organizer / Organizers:
Prof. Dr. med. Roman Wölfel, Dr. med. Sabine Zange
Institute of Microbiology of the German Armed Forces, Neuherbergstraße 11, 80937 Munich, Germany

Website: www.biodefense.de

Participation in the ZIMM session is free of charge,
CME points have been applied for at the Bavarian Medical Association.
The event will be held in English.

Speakers and moderation

Dr. med. Anja Berger
Bavarian Health and Food Safety Authority,
Oberschleissheim, Germany

Dr. med. Marjan Van Esbroeck
Institute of Tropical Medicine,
Department of Clinical Sciences,
Antwerp, Belgium

Dr. med. Dieter Hoffmann
Institute of Virology
Technical University of Munich
Munich, Germany

Dr. Daniela Jacob
Robert Koch Instiute,
Centre for Biological Threats and Special Pathogens,
Highly Pathogenic Microorganisms (ZBS 2),
Berlin, Germany

Prof. Dr. med. vet. Julia Riehm
Bavarian Health And Food Safety Authority,
Munich, Germany

Dr. med. Sophie Schneitler
Institute of Medical Microbiology and Hygiene,
Saarland University,
Homburg/Saar, Germany

Dr. med. Rahel Spindler
LMU University Hospital, LMU Munich,
Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine,
Munich, Germany

Dr. med. Sabine Zange
Bundeswehr Institute of Microbiology,
Munich, Germany