OCT 31 – NOV 4, 2018    Omni Grove Park Inn—Asheville, NC

Symposium Agenda (Tentative)

View the detailed RSV Symposium Agenda

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

  • 2:00 – 6:30 PM Registration
  • 6:30 – 7:30 PM Opening and Keynote Address  |  Keynote Speaker: Jason McLellan – University of Texas
  • 7:30 – 7:45 PM In Memoriam: Jose Melero
  • 7:45 – 9:15 PM Welcome Reception

Thursday, November 1, 2018

  • 6:30 – 8:00 AM Breakfast
  • 7:00 – 10:00 AM Registration
  • 8:00 – 9:30 AM Session 1: Clinical Impact and Epidemiology of RSV | Plenary Speaker: Susan Gerber – CDC
  • 9:30 – 10:00 AM Coffee Break
  • 10:00 – 11:30 AM Session 2: Recent Developments in RSV Virology | Plenary Speaker: Gaya Amarasinghe – Washington University
  • 11:30 – 12:30 PMPoster Session
  • 12:30 – 1:30 PM Lunch Break
  • 1:30 – 3:00 PM Session 3: Immune Response to RSV | Plenary Speaker: Steven Varga – University of Iowa
  • 3:00 – 3:30 PM Coffee Break
  • 3:30 – 4:30 PM Session 4: Novel RSV Monoclonal Antibodies | Plenary Speaker: James Crowe – Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • 4:45 –6:15 PM Session 5: Advancements in RSV Vaccines | Plenary Speaker: Ursula Buchholz – NIH NIAID
  •   Free Night

Friday, November 2, 2018

  • 6:30 – 8:00 AM Breakfast
  • 8:00 – 9:30 AM Session 6: RSV Protein Structure and Function | Plenary Speaker: Barney Graham – NIH VRC
  • 9:30 – 10:00 AM Coffee Break
  • 10:00 – 11:30 AM Session 7: RSV Pathogenesis and Experimental Models | Plenary Speaker: Marina Boukhvalova – Sigmovir Biosystems
  • 11:30 – 12:00 PM Coffee Break
  • 12:00 – 1:30 PM Session 8: Anti-RSV Therapies | Plenary Speaker: Janet A. Englund, MD, Seattle Children’s Hospital, University of Washington
  •   Afternoon Optional Activities
  • 7:00 – 8:30 PM Robert M. Chanock Lecture | Speakers: Ann Falsey & Ed Walsh – University of Rochester Medical Center
  • 8:30 –10:00 PM Poster Session 2 & Reception

Saturday, November 3, 2018

  • 6:30 – 8:00 AM Breakfast
  • 8:00 – 8:45 AM Closing Keynote | Keynote Speaker: Katherine O’Brien, MD, Johns Hopkins, USA
  • 8:55 – 10:10 AM Session 9: RSV Prophylaxis | Plenary Speaker: TBD
  • 10:10 – 10:30 AM Coffee Break
  • 10:30 – 12:00 PM Session 10: RSV Vaccinology | Plenary Speaker: Daniel Feikin – World Health Organization
  • 12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch Break
  • 1:00 – 2:30 PM Session 11: Global Perspective of the RSV Problem | Plenary Speaker: James Nokes – KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme
  • 2:30 – 3:00 PM Coffee Break
  • 3:00 – 4:30 PM Session 12: Maternal Immunity and Vaccination | Plenary Speaker: Helen Chu – University of Washington
  • 6:00 – 10:00 PM Dinner Event

Sunday, November 4, 2018

  • Departures

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