Borreliose-Gesellschaft e.V.


15. Annual Conference of the German Borreliosis Society
2018, April 28.-30. in Villach, Austria

Submission of case presentations
Lectures will be sought in which casuistics on Lyme borreliosis and tick-borne diseases will be presented. Please submit your entries according to the guidelines below. The programme committee decides on the acceptance of the contributions after anonymous evaluation.

Important dates
  •     Deadline for submissions: February 14, 2018       
  •     Notification of acceptance:  March 6, 2018
  •     Submission of presentation slides: April 14, 2018

  •     must be submitted via
  •     should contain a title,
  •     the name of the speaker,
  •     a summary of about 750 words
  •     and information on possible conflicts of interest

  •     Duration: 20 minutes
  •     maximum 10 slides
  •     Objective case report of the case based on the original data according to the following scheme:
  •     Symptoms, clinical findings, laboratory findings including provider and image data, technical findings, justification of the suspected diagnosis, applied therapy, course, discussion. A cautious nomenclature based on acknowledged and validated knowledge is required. However, if there are good reasons for assuming their provisional nature and limitations, a subjective assessment with a presentation of their plausibility is desirable.

Programme committee
Prof. Dr. Herbert Auer (chair)
Dr. Albin Obiltschnig (chair)
Prof. Dr. Tobias Back
Prof.h.c. Dr. Christian Bauer
Prof. Dr. Karl Bechter
Dr. Harald Bennefeld
PD. Dr. Walter Berghoff
Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h. c. Reinhard Bretzel
Prof. DDr. Klaus Eisendle
Dr. Kurt E. Müller
Prof. Dr. Marion Schneider
Prof. Dr. Bernhardt Zelger