Avian Influenza Virus Genomics and Bioinformatics Workshop
August 6-11, 2007,
Hosted at Hanoi School of Public Health,
Hanoi, Viet Nam

Avian Influenza Virus Genomics & Bioinformatics Workshop: Day 01 Symposium Schedule

Last Updated: Sunday, August 5, 2007 2:22 AM (EDT, Washington DC, USA)

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Symposium Venue: Hanoi School of Public Health, 138 Giang Vo Street, Hanoi in the International Conference Room, 7th Floor. (Day 1 only)

Workshop Venue: Hanoi School of Public Health, 138 Giang Vo Street, Hanoi in 3rd Floor Computer Room. (Day 2-6)

[Complete Symposium/Workshop Schedule]

Day 1: Monday, August 6, 2007 - Basic Virology/Influenza Symposium (Open to the General Public) [Goal: basic molecular virology and influenza virology] Venue
08:00-08:30 Registration International Conference Room, 7th Floor
08:30-8:45 Welcome Remarks [WHO Representative (Michael Perdue), HSPH Representative, FAO Representative]
08:45-09:00 General Introduction/Information on the Course - Chuong Huynh
09:00-10:30 Lecture: General Virology - Malik Peiris
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break - [Symposium Group Picture]
11:00-12:00 Lecture: Introduction to Influenza Biology - Henry Wan
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-13:30 Lecture: Recent laboratory work on avian influenza 2007 - Le Thi Quynh Mai
13:30-14:15 Lecture: Influenza Diagnostics - Katarina Prosenc

Lecture: Molecular Influenza: Influenza Vaccine - Michael Perdue

15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
15:30-16:15 Lecture: The 1918 influenza pandemic and the virus - Henry Wan
16:15-17:00 Lecture: The origin of the current H5N1 outbreaks - Henry Wan (need confirmation)
17:00-18:00 Lecture: Summary of SE Asia H5N1 outbreaks to date - Gavin Smith
18:00 Welcome Drinks
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