The 16th Smögen Summer Symposium on Virology    takes place August 22-24, 2019

The scientific program will include Keynote lectures from outstanding international experts in various fields of Virology. Another important part of the Symposium are the short oral presentations representing the Scandinavian Virology research, ranging from basic to applied Virology and not least Clinical Virology. This years excellent keynote lecturers include:

Dr. Stanley Lemon, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (on hepatitis virus)

Dr. Stephanie Karst, Department of Molecular Genetics & Microbiology, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville (on viral gasteroenteritis)

Dr. Noel Tordo, Unité des Stratégies Antivirales, Département de Virologie, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France (on rabies virus).

We are also now happy to announce that this year Dr Vincent Racaniello will visit Smögen and discuss "Nobel Prizes and Virology" together with Dr Erling Norrby as part of of the podcast TWiV (This Week in Virology)

Registration now opened

7th European Seminar in Virology (EuSeV) “Vaccines and antibodies against viral infections” June 14-16, 2019, University of Padova

the call for abstracts for the 7th European Seminar in Virology (EuSeV) has been extended to May 20th, 2019. We would like to remind you that the focus of the seminar is “Vaccines and new antibodies against viral infections” and that this meeting represent a great opportunity for young fellows to present their results and to connect with prominent senior scientists in the field, in an informal environment. We also would like to remind you that students submitting an abstract may apply for a travel grant (5 grants, 300 € each). Topics of the meeting include:
• Innovative vaccines • Synthetic and reverse vaccinology • Recombinant viruses for vaccination strategies • New therapeutic approaches using antibodies • The use of antibodies to find new vaccine epitopes • Ethical and regulatory aspects of vaccination. Abstract of maximum 300 words should be sent by May 20th to

22nd European Society for Clinical Virology's Annual Meeting, ESCV 2019, Copenhagen September 11-14, 2019

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9th European Meeting on Viral Zoonoses, St Raphael, France, Sept 30 - Oct 2, 2019

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