IMRP Conference 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.
Epidemiology Conference 21 - 22 January 2016
Call for Abstracts - closing date 1 Oct 2015 - Registration open 1 Aug 2015
Incidence, Severity and Impact of Influenza 2016
Institut Pasteur, Paris, FRANCE
This ISIRV conference aims to promote discussion among international scientists, healthcare professionals and public health officials about the assessment of the impact of epidemics of influenza and other respiratory viruses, including the incidence of infections, the clinical severity of infections and the consequent burden of morbidity and mortality.
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The ISIRV Newsletter Respiratory Virus Report (RVR) APRIL 2015 is now available here.
The 4th ISIRV-AVG Conference - Novel Antiviral Therapies for Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses : Bench to Bedside - took place 2-4 June. Resources from that meeting are available in the Members' area of the website. A summary of the meeting can be found here
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. Proceedings of the meeting are available in the IRV Journal here.
A summary report of the isirv AVG discussion meeting on 'clinical trial endpoints for studies of antivirals in hospitalised and at risk influenza patients' is now available here.
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.
Resources from the recent Options VIII conference in Cape Town, including web-casts of the plenary presentations, are available in the members' area of the isirv website.
MERS-CoV: information and links to other sources of information on this evolving situation is available through the news section.
Influenza A(H7N9) in China: information and links to other sources of information is available through the news section.
The isirv journal, Influenza and other Respiratory Viruses is now published in an Online Only format. No printed issue will be produced but authors will still be able to order offprints of their own articles. Further information is available here