Symposia Program

All events are held at the Ocean Center (101 N. Atlantic Ave.) in the Ocean Center Ballroom unless otherwise noted.

 

Sunday, April 26, 2015

8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Registration

10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Edith Hsiung Practical Issues in Diagnostic Virology
4 contact hours

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Panel Discussion – FDA & Global Perspectives on LDTs

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Break

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Interactive Session: Virology Jeopardy

1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Practical Issues in Transplant Virology

1:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Practical Issues in Health Economics and Outcomes in Clinical Virology

3:30 p.m.
PASCV Business Meeting and Travel Award Presentations

4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Scientific Poster Presentations, Session I

4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Scientific Poster Viewing, Exhibits and Reception, Registration

 

Monday, April 27, 2015

7:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Registration

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast, Scientific Poster Viewing, and Exhibits

8:30 a.m. – 12:55 p.m.
Session I: Clinical Aspects of Viral Diseases
3.5 contact hours

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Ebola: Plight of West Africa (Sheik Khan Memorial Lecture)

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Severe Respiratory Virus – Enterovirus (EV D68)

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Chikungunya and Dengue Viruses

12:00 p.m. – 12:55 p.m.
Viral Etiology in Unexpected Deaths

1:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Exhibitor Workshops and Demonstrations

4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Scientific Poster Presentations, Session II

4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Scientific Poster Viewing, Exhibits and Reception, Registration

7:00 p.m.
Banquet

 

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

7:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Registration

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast, Scientific Poster Viewing, and Exhibits

8:30 a.m. – 12:55 p.m.
Session II: Laboratory Diagnosis of Viral Infections
3.5 contact hours

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
One World – Implications for Diagnostic Virology

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Next Gen Sequencing for Viral Diagnosis

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Diagnostic Strategies for Viral CNS Infections

12:00 p.m. – 12:55 p.m.
Multiplex Testing for GI Infections

2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Philip Hanff Memorial Clinical Case Presentation and Discussions
2 contact hours

4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Scientific Poster Presentations, Session III

4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Scientific Poster Viewing, Exhibits and Reception, Registration

 

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast

7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Registration

8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Session III: Prevention of and Therapy for Viral Infections
3.5 contact hours

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Ebola Prevention and Therapy

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Metapneumovirus Prevention and Therapy

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Novel Approaches to Influenza Vaccine

12:00 p.m. – 12:55 p.m.
New Herpes Virus Drugs