WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza (VIDRL)
Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity
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11th AUSTRALIAN INFLUENZA SYMPOSIUM 2015
As the 11th Australian Influenza Symposium is being held in Geelong, this year's meeting will therefore have a major theme of avian-animal influenza viruses and zoonotic infections. This will include a range of talks from scientists at AAHL (the Australian Animal Health Lab, CSIRO, Geelong) and from elsewhere (USA/Thailand) on these topics.
In addition there will be talks from leading scientists covering the latest developments in human influenza including; live attenuated influenza vaccines, epidemiological aspects of human influenza, the use of influenza antiviral drugs in epidemics and pandemics along with the latest research activities on influenza being undertaken in Australia/NZ and in the region.
David Salisbury (TBC)
FREE to those who register - includes morning and afternoon tea and lunch on both days, plus dinner on Monday evening (limited numbers).
Please click here to register online. Please note: registration and dinner numbers are limited. This link will expire once capacity has been reached.
There will be two workshops, one held on each of the symposium days comprising 6-8 speakers to each workshop.
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