Program (Provisional)

Confirmed Speakers

     Peter Daszak, EcoHealth Alliance

     Raina Plowright, Montana State University

     Zhengli Shi, Wuhan Institute of Virology*

     Vincent Munster, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, NIAID

     Alison Peel, Griffith University

     Susanna Lau, Hong Kong University

     Hannah Kim Frank, Tulane University

     Cara Brook, University of Chicago

     Daniel Becker, University of Oklahoma

     Amy Gilbert, US Department of Agriculture, APHIS

     Gábor Kemenesi, University of Pécs

     Eugenia Corrales-Aguilar, University of Costa Rica  

     Jon Epstein, EcoHealth Alliance

     Amy Schuh, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

     Wanda Marcotter, University of Pretoria

     Brian Amman, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

     Peng Zhou, Wuhan Institute of Virology*

     Martin Schwemmle, University of Frieburg Medical School

     Kevin Olival, EcoHealth Alliance

          *Virtual presentation


Sunday, July 24

     17:00 - 19:00     Reception and Registration

                    Hors d'oeuvres, wine, beer and non-alcoholic drinks

                    Lory Center Ballroom

Monday, July 25

     08:00     Welcoming remarks

     08:15     Keynote Address: Peter Daszak, EcoHealth Alliance

     08:45     Coronaviruses I

     10:00     Break

     10:30     Filoviruses

     12:00     Lunch and Poster Session I

     14:00     Rabies virus and other lyssaviruses

     15:30     Break

     16:00     Bat Metabolism and Infection

     17:00      Adjourn     

Tuesday, July 26

     08:00     Paramyxoviruses

     10:00     Break

     10:30     Coronaviruses II

     12:00     Lunch and Poster Session II

     14:00     Bat Innate Immunity

     15:30     Break

     16:00     Open Discussion

     17:00      Adjourn

Wednesday, July 27

     08:00     White Nose Symdrome

     09:30     Break

     10:00     Bat Influenza Viruses

     12:00     Lunch

     13:00     Bat Adaptive Immunity

     14:30     Break

     15:00     Other Infectious Agents of Bats

     16:00     Open Discussion

     17:00      Adjourn