Dutch Arbovirus Research Network Meeting 2021

We would like to invite you for the 5th Dutch Arbovirus Research Network (DARN) meeting. This meeting will facilitate sharing the latest findings in the arbovirology field and connecting arbovirologists in the Netherlands.

Organised by Laboratory of Virology, Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen Plant Research

Thu 20 May 2021 09:00 until Fri 21 May 2021 12:00

The DARN 2021 meeting will be held online on the mornings of Thursday May 20 and Friday May 21 from 9:00 to 12:00. Participation is free, but registration is required via the following form. The registration deadline is 17 May. A link for participation will be sent closer to the meeting date.


Dr. Jody Hobson-Peters and Dr. Izabela Rodenhuis-Zybert will give a keynote speaker talk, followed by several oral presentations (15-20 min). Moreover, we like to offer a platform for young scientist to present their research proposal or early results in a 5 minute pitch. 

Call for abstracts

If you like to present your work in an oral presentation (15-20 min) or pitch (5 min), please submit your abstract by email to Indicate whether you like to present an oral presentation or pitch, your institute, the title of your talk and the authors of the abstract (maximum 300 words). The deadline for submission is 18 April.

Please share this invitation with colleagues and students who may also be interested in joining the DARN 2021.

Kind regards,

The DARN2021 organizing committee
Julian Bakker, Tessy Hick, Gorben Pijlman, and Sander Koenraadt
Laboratory of Virology and Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University and Research