On March 4 and 5, 2016, The University of the West Indies will host a two-day symposium bringing together an interdisciplinary group of specialists to explore issues relevant to the control of the Zika virus in the Caribbean. 

The symposium titled: One Environment, One Health: Informing the Caribbean Response to Zika, takes place at the Hilton Hotel in Bridgetown, Barbados.

There will be live broadcasts on Caribbean cable stations Flow Channel 99 and Lime Channel 101 as well as a live stream of day one’s proceedings via www.uwi.edu/zikafrom 9:30 am to 1:00 pm AST.

For further information, please contact The Office of Public Information at The UWI Cave Hill Campus in Barbados at 1 246-417-4076/77 or email publicInformation@cavehill.uwi.edu, chelston.lovell@cavehill.uwi.edu orlisa.yarde@cavehill.uwi.edu