Working Together to Overcome Lyme Disease: 2018 National Lyme Disease Conference

You are invited to attend the 2018 National Lyme Disease Conference being held in the Astra Hall, Student Centre, UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4.

The Conference is an all day event on Saturday 2nd June 2018.

Supported by Tick Talk Ireland with assistance provided by Prof Jack Lambert, UCD Clinical Professor and Consultant in Infectious Diseases at Mater Misericordiae University Hospital. Conference Event Manager : Ms Gordana Avramovic, UCD/Mater Misericordiae University Hospital.


8:15 - 8:55Registration & Coffee
9:00Welcome & IntroductionProf J Lambert & Tick Talk
Problems with Diagnosing Lyme DiseaseDr Armin Schwarzbach
Overview of Treatment, Why it Works & Success StoriesProf J Lambert
10:45 - 11:15Coffee Break & Exhibitors
11:15Natural Medicine for Borreliosis & Co-InfectionsDr Marjo Valonen
Patient Stories, Approaches to Recovery ; Challenges & Success StoriesVarious Patients
13:00 - 14:30Lunch Break
14:30Supporting your Immune System - The Role of MitochondriaPol De Saedeleer, R. Pharma
Tick Bites, Lyme Disease & Primary CareDr Anne Cruikshank
The Political Landscape of Lyme Disease in IrelandMr Marc MacSharry TD
17:15 - 17:30Tick Talk Priorities & Close

Conference Facilities


Gluten free catering will be provided for this event. Vegetarian and vegan options will be available.


The conference registration desk will be open from 8am on the day of the event. We recommend that attendees arrive early to register before the conference starts. Please note that the conference subject matter is not suitable for children under 14 years of age therefore only children over 14 will be permitted entry to the event. Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult. The event organisers take no responsibility for the supervision of children onsite. Please note there are no refunds available on conference tickets.

Technical Difficulties

  • If you are experiencing technical difficulties please try to complete your booking using a different device and wait for 24 h for a confirmation to reach you
  • If you are experiencing further difficulties you may email the organiser at with your contact details and a description of the issue


For access to the conference please see the map below:

Car Parks and parking details are noted here.
Disabled Parking areas are noted here.