Clinical Virology Symposium
April 30 -May 3, 2000

Sunday, April 30

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Cell Culture Workshop
(No CME Credit)
Specifics to be announced

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.Panel Discussions
(3 Contact Hours - Advanced Level)
Convener:Joseph Waner,Ph.D.,OklahomaChildren'sMemorial Hospital,OklahomaCity,

Reagents and Kits: What Works
Chair:EllaSwierkosz,Ph.D.,CardinalGlennonHospitalandSt.LouisUniversity,St. Louis, MO
Sheryl Johnston, M.S., St. Vincent Hospital, Green Bay, WI
William LeBar, M.S., Hospital Consolidated Laboratory, Southfield, MI Kirsten St. George, M.S.,University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

The Role of Virology Labs in Modern Health Care
Chair: Thomas Smith, Ph.D., Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, MN Diane Leland, Ph.D., University of Indiana School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN Mario Marcon,Ph.D., Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH
Peter Shult, Ph.D., Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene, Madison, WI

6:30 p.m.

PASCV Business Meeting

7:30 - 10:00 p.m. Scientific Poster Session (2 Contact Hours - Advanced Level)

Registration (continued) and Dessert Reception

Monday, May 1

7:30 a.m.Continental Breakfast and Exhibits
Registration (continued)

8:30a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Session I - Clinical Aspects of Viral Diseases.
(3.5 contact hours - Advanced Level)
Chairs: Richard Jamison, Ph.D., LouisianaStateUniversity, New Orleans, LA
John L. Sever, M.D.,Ph.D., Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC
Prevention, Atlanta, GA
NipahVirusand HumanDisease-WilliamBellini,M.D.,CentersforDiseaseControl
and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
Baltimore, MD
Southwest Foundation forBiomedical Research, San Antonio, TX

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Optional Exhibitor Demonstrations

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Scientific PosterSession II
(2 Contact Hours - Advanced Level)
Exhibits (Wineand CheeseServed)

7:00 p.m. Banquet

Tuesday, May 2

7:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast and Exhibits

8:30a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Session II - Laboratory Diagnosisof Viral Infections
(3.5 contact hours - Advanced Level)
Chairs: Max Chernesky, Ph.D., St. Joseph's Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA
G.D. "Edith"Hsiung,Ph.D., Yale University,New Haven, CT
Center, San Francisco, CA
AlternativeSpecimensin Viral Diagnosis-TimothyGranade,M.S.,Centers forDisease
Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
Ph.D., Corixa and Infectious Disease Research Institute,Seattle, WA
Administration, Rockville, MD

2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Philip Hanff Memorial Clinical Case Presentations and Discussion
(2 Contact Hours - Advanced Level)
PennsylvaniaSchool of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Marie Landry, M.D., Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
C. GeorgeRay, M.D., St. Louis University Medical center, St. Louis, MO

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Scientific PosterSession III
(2 Contact Hours - Advanced Level)
Exhibits (Wineand CheeseServed)

Wednesday, May 3


7:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast and Exhibits

8:30a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Session III - Prevention ofand Therapy for Viral Diseases
(3.5 contact hours - Advanced Level)
Chairs: James Mahony, Ph.D., St. Joseph's Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA
Marta Zapata, Ph.D., National University of Cordoba, Cordoba, ARGENTINA
VirusesasVectorsin Therapy-GaetanoRomano,Ph.D.,ThomasJeffersonUniversity,
Philadelphia, PA
TailoringHIVAntivirals Based on ResistanceTesting-AndrewZolopa,M.D.,Positive
Care Clinic,Palo Alto, CA
Health, Bethesda, MD
Research Center, Seattle, WA