International Lyme And Associated Diseases Society
Leaders in Lyme Disease Education and Training


8th European Conference – Warsaw, Poland

About the Conference

Join us in Warsaw, Poland, for our 8th European Conference, Friday, June 15, and Saturday, June 16, 2018. The meeting will take place at the Sheraton Warsaw Hotel, centrally located near tourist attractions.

This conference is geared towards medical professionals who have a particular interest in learning more about the appropriate diagnosis and treatment of tick-borne diseases. You will also hear about more advanced research and treatment protocols in the area of tick-borne illnesses.

Friday, June 15, 2018: Day one Scientific Session presentations will highlight the epidemiology of Borreliosis and tick-borne disease. On Friday afternoon, there will be two tracks. Track A focuses on the interests of advanced clinicians. Track B is a separate Lyme Basics track. Novice and experienced physicians alike find this program useful.

Saturday, June 16. 2018. On Day two, the Scientific Session continues. This advanced program is organized in three subjects: Infection, Inflammation, and Immunity.

Dr. Magdalena Cubala-Kucharska, MD, PhD will serve as the Program Chair.

Speaker biographies (English version)
Speaker biographies (Wersja polska)

Target Audience

MDs, DO, NDs, DMD, DVM, PhDs, PAs, NPs, RNs, LCSW and select alternative medicine providers. In addition, medical and PhD students, residents, and interns may attend.

Program Schedule

The conference schedule is available in both English and Polish. Schedule is subject to change.

Conference schedule (English version)
Conference schedule (Wersja polska)

Pricing & Registration

Online registration ends on May 31, 2018.

Regular Registration: $450 ($500 after May 31, onsite registration only)
Member Registration: $400 ($450 after May 31, onsite registration only)

Students may receive a discount, contact for qualifications.
Pending Members may receive the member rate, contact for discount code.

CME Credits

AAFP CME Credits

This Live activity, Drexel University-ILADS Conference: Tick-Borne and Other Chronic Infections, Research and Practice, with a beginning date of 04/10/2015, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 12.75 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMA CME Credits

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) through the joint sponsorship of Westchester Academy of Medicine and International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society. The Westchester Academy of Medicine is accredited by MSSNY to provide continuing Medical Education for physicians.

The Westchester Academy of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.75 AMA PRA Category I Credits TM. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Westchester Academy of Medicine adheres to the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support sm of continuing medical education. All speakers participating in Continuing Medical Education activities are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to the content of their presentations.

The Westchester Academy of Medicine and the Medical Society of the State of New York relies upon planners and faculty participants in its CME activities to provide educational information that is objective and free of bias. In this spirit and in accordance with the guidelines of MSSNY and the ACCME, all speakers and planners for CME activities must disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests whose products, devices or services may be discussed in the content of a CME activity, that might be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest. Any discussion of investigational or unlabeled uses of a product will be identified.

The planners and faculty participants do not have financial arrangements or affiliations with any commercial entities whose products, research or services may be discussed in these materials. No commercial funding has been accepted for this activity.

Nursing CEUs

This conference has been approved by the Pennsylvania State Nursing Association, an accredited provider by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity has been approved for 14 credit hours for the two day program.

Conference Venue

Sheraton Warsaw Hotel
Ul. B. Prusa 2
Warsaw, 00-493

Lodging Information

Make your reservation today to stay at the Sheraton Warsaw Hotel!  Combining rich heritage with up-to-date modern design and intuitive service, Sheraton Warsaw Hotel is ideally located in the heart of the city, on the distinguished Three Crosses Square.  

Just steps away from shopping, charming cafes and numerous landmarks, such as Lazienki Royal Park, National Museum and historic Old Town, the hotel offers an enriching base from which to experience Warsaw.

If booked by May 15, 2018, a special conference rate of 558 PLN (plus 8% VAT) for a Single Occupancy room and 630 PLN (plus 8% VAT) for a Double Occupancy room are available for the nights of Thursday, June 14, 2018 through Sunday, June 17, 2018.  These special conference rates are also available, based upon hotel availability, for 3 days pre and/or post of the ILADS Conference dates.

Room rates are inclusive of a buffet breakfast served in the Hotel Restaurant until 10:30am each day. Hotel check-in is at 3:00pm and hotel check-out is at 12pm.  Reservations may be changed or cancelled without penalty up until May 15, 2018.  After May 15, 2018 a cancellation or change fee will apply.

Book your reservation online or call Sheraton Warsaw Hotel Group Reservations Office at  + 48 22 450 6070 and ask for the special room block for the ILADS Conference, June 15-16, 2018.

Click here for driving directions to the Sheraton Warsaw.


Interested in exhibiting? We expect to have 150 medical / scientific professionals in attendance. We hope you will take an active role in joining us by exhibiting and/or sponsoring one of our activities.

Learn more and download the complete exhibitor prospectus.

Call for Abstracts

ILADS welcomes the submission of an abstract by persons interested in speaking at the Warsaw conference. Please read the guidelines and submit your abstract.

Warsaw, Poland
June 15-16, 2018
Sheraton Warsaw Hotel
Ul. B. Prusa 2
Warsaw, 00-493