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6th Edition of World Congress on Infectious Diseases

June 24-26, 2024 | Paris, France

June 24 -26, 2024 | Paris, France
Infection 2024

Laura Fermiano Bastos

Speaker at Infectious Diseases Conferences - Laura Fermiano Bastos
University Center Assis Gurgacz Foundation, Brazil
Title : Analysis of the influence of the covid- 19 pandemic on reported malaria cases in Brazilian macroregions between 2018 and 2022


This article aims to identify the impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic on malaria cases in the North, Northeast, Midwest, Southeast, and South regions of Brazil, given the similarity of initial symptoms, the need for reallocation of resources, and the burden on public health systems, factors that may have affected the proper differentiation and timely treatment of both diseases.


Dr. Laura Fermiano Bastos, a physician graduated from the Fundação Assis Gurgacz in 2024, is recognized for her commitment to academic excellence in cardiovascular surgery. As a speaker, she has presented at significant events such as the 49th Brazilian Congress of Cardiovascular Surgery and the 31st World Congress of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery in 2023. She was awarded for her research on the Impact of Covid-19 on cardiovascular surgery in state of Paraná, showcasing her dedication to advancing medicine and addressing challenges in the medical field.