Call for Abstracts for International Conference Group B Strep (ICGBS) 2021 now open

18 January, 2021

Dear CHIFA colleagues,

The Call for Abstracts for the online International Conference on Group B Strep (ICGBS) 2021 being held July 20-22, 2021 is now open! We hope you will share your expertise surrounding group B strep with our audience of healthcare professionals, laboratorians, researchers, families, policy makers and other interested individuals from around the world. We are honored to have Professor Joy Lawn, Director of the MARCH Centre at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, as our Keynote Speaker!

We will also be launching a new networking opportunity for labs to share about their current GBS-related research on our virtual Research Wall. Registration is complimentary for all.

We look forward to collaborating with you to reduce the number of babies infected by group B strep each year. Please visit <> or email me at <> to learn more!


Marti Perhach

CHIFA Profile: Marti Perhach is the CEO and Founder of Group B Strep International (GBSI) in the USA. marti.perhach AT