Networking and Activities
Friday, May 20 | 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Saturday, May 21 | 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Sunday, May 22 I 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Friday, May 20 | 7:00 p.m.
Presentation of these prestigious PASCV awards:
Ed Nowakowski Senior Memorial Clinical Virology Award
Supported through an unrestricted educational grant from MBL-Bion International
The Clinical Virology Award acknowledges an individual whose contributions to clinical virology have had a major impact on the epidemiology, treatment or understanding of the pathogenesis of viral diseases. The Clinical Virology Award was established in 1993 as the Clinical Virology Award and has been sponsored each year since then by MBL-Bion International. In 2007, the award was renamed the Ed Nowalowski Senior Memorial Clinical Virology Award. The award consists of a prize of $1000 and a plaque.
Diagnostic Virology Award
Supported through an unrestricted educational grant from BD Diagnostics
The Diagnostic Virology Award acknowledges an individual whose contributions to viral diagnosis have had a major impact on the discipline. The Diagnostic Virology Award was established in 1985 and since 1997 has been sponsored by BD Diagnostics. Previous sponsors of the award include Wellcome Diagnostics, PASCV, and Murex Company. The award consists of a prize of $1000 and a plaque.
Young Investigator Award
Supported through an unrestricted educational grant from Roche Diagnostics
This award is offered to a young investigator who holds a doctoral degree and is under the age of 40 or is less than 10 years from completion of the doctoral degree. Sponsored since 2005 by Roche Diagnostics, this award recognizes an individual who has made a significant contribution to the field of clinical or diagnostic virology (either a single paper or a body of research) in the early years of his/her career. The award carries with it a prize of $1,000 and a plaque. Nominees must be members of the Pan American Society of Clinical Virology and are eligible to win this award only once.
Nightspiker Volleyball Game
Saturday, May 21 | 10:00 p.m.