Location and Accommodations

Winnipeg, Manitoba – Heart of a Continent, Centre of Infectious Diseases Excellence 

The Laboratory Biorisk Management Workshop is held in Winnipeg, Manitoba, city at the geographic centre of Canada and the country’s leading infectious diseases community. The city is home to the Canadian Science Centre for Human and Animal Health, the first facility in the world with BSL-4 capacity for animals and humans. Also located in Winnipeg is the University of Manitoba whose Medical Microbiology program has been leading the academic pursuit of infectious diseases in Canada since the 1960s and remains on the cutting edge of research internationally.

Winnipeg is also home to the International Centre for Infectious Diseases, an energetic not-for-profit corporation which seeks to advance Canada’s infectious diseases capacity through the provision of management services, research support services, training and consulting.

A block of rooms will be held for participants.

The cost of accommodations is the responsibility of participants.  Once you receive your acceptance, you will be provided a group code to book accommodations, which will feature a group rate.

For more information, e-mail us at: kjohnston@icid.com.