Satellite Symposia & Club Luncheons

Veterinary Virology Club Satellite Symposium

  • Registration fee is $65.00 per person
  • This satellite will be held on Saturday, July 11th from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Participants must register in advance when submitting the meeting registration form. The finalized program and list of symposium speakers will be available on the ASV 2015 website. The fee includes a refreshment break and a box lunch.

"One Health - the Virology Perspective"

  • Saturday - July 11, 2015
  • 8:30 a.m. to 2:50 p.m. - International and Graduate Affairs Building Room 1R40
  • Convenor: Veronika von Messling
  • *Registration: Friday, 4-8 p.m, and Saturday, from 7:30 a.m., Great Hall - Somerville House Rm 3326
  • *Admittance will not be permitted without meeting and satellite registration as displayed on nametags
8:30 AM
Opening Remarks
Veronika von Messling, Paul-Ehrlich-Institut
8:35 - 9:05 AM
Immune-based strategies for control of avian influenza viruses in chickens Shayan Sharif, University of Guelph
9:10 - 9:40 AM
Glycoprotein team burglary: Entry of deadly zoonotic Nipah virus Hector Aguilar-Carreno, Washington State University
9:45 - 10:15 AM
Break
10:20 - 10:50 AM
Fighting the Spanish Flu: War, Science and Society in Canada and the United States 1918-1919 Heather MacDougall, University of Waterloo
10:55 - 11:25 AM
The olfactory nerve: A shortcut for insluenza viruses into the CNS in mammals including humans. Debby A.J. van Riel, Erasmus University Medical Center
11:30 - 12:00 PM
Everything you always wanted to know about rabies virus but were afraid to ask Matthias Schnell, Jefferson University
12:00 - 1:30 PM
Luncheon
1:35 - 2:05 PM
Replication of the West Aftrican Ebola virus in nonhuman Primates and humans. Gary Kobinger, National Microbiology Laboratory
2:10 - 2:40 PM
At the tick-virus-host interface: the importance of tick-borne Viruses to One Health. Dennis Bente, University of Texas Medical Branch
2:45 PM
Wrap up and Conclusions
 

Evolution and Ecology Satellite Symposium

  • Registration fee is $65.00 per person
  • This satellite will be held on Saturday, July 11th from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Participants must register in advance when submitting the meeting registration form. The finalized program and list of symposium speakers will be available on the ASV 2015 website. The fee includes a refreshment break and a box lunch.

Ecology and Evolution of Viruses

  • Saturday - July 11, 2015
  • 8:30 a.m. to 3:20 p.m. - Somerville House Rm 3345
  • Convener: Colin Parrish
  • *Registration: Friday, 4-8 p.m., and Saturday, from 7:30 a.m., Great Hall - Somerville House Rm 3326
  • *Admittance will not be permitted without meeting and satellite registration as displayed on nametags
8:30 AM
Opening Remarks Colin Parrish, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
8:35 - 9:05 AM
Retroviruses and mammals: 100 million years of coevolution. Robert Gifford, University of Glasgow
9:10 - 9:40 AM
Small game hunting. W. Ian Lipkin, Columbia University
9:45 - 10:15 AM
Break
10:20 - 10:50 AM
Exploiting insect vectors and predators for virus discovery. Mya Breitbart, University of South Florida
10:55 - 11:25 AM
Next generation sequencing and understanding the dynamics of viral variation and evolution at different scales. Simon Watson, Sanger Center
11:30 - 12:00 PM
Virus evolution in real time. Marco Vignuzzi, Institute Pasteur
12:00 - 1:30 PM
Luncheon
1:35 - 2:05 PM
Genetic diversity in RNA viruses: causes and consequences. Adam Lauring, University of Michigan Medical School
2:10 - 2:40 PM
The ruggedness of adaptive fitness landscapes and the predictability of viral evolution. Santiago Elena, Universitat de València
2:45 - 3:15 PM
Reverse zoonosis of influenza viruses from humans to swine: new perspectives on evolution at the human-animal interface. Martha Nelson, Fogarty International Center
3:20 PM
Wrap up and conclusions
 
 
 

Medical Virology Club Luncheon

will be held on Sunday, July 12th in Perth Hall Room 131. Tickets are $35 per person and must be purchased by June 26, 2015.

Plant Virology Club Luncheon

will be held on Sunday, July 12th in Perth Hall Rm 129. Tickets are $35 per person and must be purchased by June 26 2015.

 
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