SAVE THE DATE 15 - 17 April 2015
3rd International Symposium on Neglected Influenza Viruses
The Georgia Center at the University of Georgia, Athens, GA USA
This 3rd International Symposium on Neglected Influenza Viruses will retain the format and build on the success of the first two meetings held in Florida (2010) and Dublin (2013). This conference will explore the latest surveillance data, vaccination and control strategies, diagnostic techniques, experimental research data and epidemiological and economic impact studies relating to swine, canine and other non-human/non-avian influenza viruses.
SAVE THE DATE 2 - 4 June 2015
4th ISIRV-AVG Conference
The University of Texas at Austin, Texas USA
Novel Antiviral Therapies for Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses : Bench to Bedside
This conference will focus on the pre-clinical and clinical development of therapeutics for influenza and other respiratory viruses, including RSV, SARS, MERS-CoV.
SAVE THE DATE 2 - 4 September 2015
1st International Meeting on Respiratory Pathogens
Furama Riverfront, Singapore
This ISIRV conference aims to be the world's premier respiratory pathogens (viruses, bacteria and others) meeting, covering a range of topics from emerging diseases, epidemiology, immunology, diagnostics, vaccines and therapeutics, and clinical management.
The 2014 AGM of isirv will take place at 12.15 p.m. (Local time in Latvia) on Tuesday, 16th September 2014 in the BETA room at the Radisson Blu hotel, Riga (The ESWI conference venue).
The conference entitled 'Influenza and Other Respiratory Virus Infections: Advances in Clinical Management' took place in Tokyo, Japan, on 4-6 June 2014. Resources from the meeting are currently available to isirv members in the members' area.
Dr Lance Jennings has been appointed as the isirv Chair, taking over from Dr John Watson who stood down at the isirv AGM. Full details of the isirv board members, including brief biographies, can be found in the 'about isirv' pages of the website.
Influenza A(H7N9) in China: information and links to other sources of information is available through the news section.