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2017 BayViro Symposium Registration Open Speakers Announced

7th Annual Bay Area Symposium on Viruses  
The Annual Bay Area Symposium on Viruses aims to strengthen the network of scientists in the San Francisco Bay Area working on virology, host-pathogen interactions, and control of human and animal viral infections. The symposium also serves as the annual meeting for BayViro, the Bay Area Virus Network.  
Speakers include:
Lark Coffey – UC Davis
Matt Francis – UC Berkeley
Alison Hogg – Gilead Sciences
Amy Kistler – Chan Zuckerberg Biohub
Satish Pillai – Blood Systems Research Institute
Shomyseh Sanjabi – Gladstone
Taia Wang – Stanford University
WHEN: Friday, May 19, 2017
 9am – 5pm symposium and panel discussion
5pm – 6pm poster and networking session 
WHERE: Li Ka Shing Center Auditorium (Room 245), University of California, Berkeley 


Short Talk Abstracts Deadline is May 5
For postdocs and grad students ONLY: If you would like to be considered for a 10 minute oral presentation, please submit a title and abstract with your registration. Slots for post-doc and graduate student talks are limited. You will be notified by Friday May 5th regarding your submission. Submit your abstract via registration or email.
Poster Submission Deadline is May 15
A poster session will be held during the event’s evening reception.  All attendees are encouraged to submit a poster for presentation. 
Please submit a poster title and short description with your registration .

If you missed the 6th Annual Bay Area Symposium on Viruses, please check out the videos from the event on the BayViro Website .


The 7th Annual Bay Area Symposium on Viruses is sponsored by the Henry Wheeler Center for Emerging & Neglected Diseases (CEND), the Center for AIDS Research, Blood Systems Research Institute and Gilead Sciences. 
If you are interested in joining BayViro as a sponsor, please contact CEND.