WORKSHOP on Lyme and Tick-borne diseases



Lyme and tick-borne disease research in the UK:

A workshop, addressing the scientific uncertainties


On Friday, 22nd November, 2019, at a tick-borne disease workshop in Liverpool, we were invited along with other charities and patient groups to attend and contribute orally in a ten minute slot, our top 5 research suggestions.


This meeting was held jointly by:

Health Protection Research Unit in Emerging and Zoonotic Infections (HPRU-EZI)

Public Health England (RIPL)

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LTSM)

Health Protection Scotland (HPS)


We were very pleased to be given the opportunity to present our top research priorities, plus other important points needing equal and urgent consideration and attention.