Biotech China 2014
Biology OF Acute Respiratory Infection
Four Points Sheraton/ Holiday Inn Express
1050 Schooner Drive
Ventura, CA 93001 United , CA
http://www.grc.org/programs.aspx?year=2008&program=acuteresp

Schedule of Presentations:

Sunday, March 9, 2008
16:00:00 Arrival and Check-in
18:00:00 Dinner
19:30:00 Welcome / Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff
19:40:00 ACUTE RESPIRATORY INFECTION IN PATIENTS, POPULATIONS, AND ECOSYSTEMS Discussion Leader Shawn J. Skerrett
19:40:00 Clinical perspectives Tobias Welte
20:10:00 Discussion
20:15:00 Population dynamics Marc Lipsitch
20:45:00 Discussion
20:50:00 Ecological considerations Albert D.M.E Osterhaus
21:20:00 Discussion
Monday, March 10, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
08:40:00 Group Photo
09:00:00 BACTERIAL ACUTE RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS Discussion Leader Marc Lipsitch
09:20:00 Pneumococcus: cell-cell interactions with lung epithelium Elaine Tuomanen
09:55:00 Discussion
10:00:00 Coffee Break
10:30:00 Virulence factors of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Joanne N. Engel
10:55:00 Discussion
11:00:00 Along for the ride with Mycoplasma pneumoniae - a subcompact with front-wheel drive Duncan C. Krauseb
11:25:00 Discussion
11:30:00 Pneumococcal and influenza co-infection: pneumococcal vaccination for pandemic influenza preparedness Keith P. Klugman
11:55:00 Discussion
12:00:00 Short talk selected from abstracts
12:10:00 Discussion
12:15:00 Short talk selected from abstracts
12:25:00 Discussion
12:30:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Time
16:00:00 Poster Session
18:00:00 Dinner
19:30:00 Influenza viruses Yoshihiro Kawaoka
19:30:00 VIRAL ACUTE RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS Discussion Leader Albert D.M.E Osterhaus
20:00:00 Discussion
20:10:00 Animal models of SARS Kanta Subbarao
20:40:00 Discussion
20:50:00 Emerging childhood respiratory viruses Jeffrey S. Kahn
21:20:00 Discussion
Tuesday, March 11, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Toll-like receptors and bacterial infections Douglas Golenbock
09:00:00 RECOGNIZING MICROBES IN THE LUNGS Discussion Leader Alice S. Prince
09:25:00 Discussion
09:30:00 The role of Toll-like receptors and cytoplasmic RNA helicases in respiratory infection with RNA viruses Akhira Shizuo
09:55:00 Discussion Akhira Shizuo
10:10:00 Coffee Break
10:30:00 Recognition of fungal pathogens in the lung Chad Steele
10:55:00 Discussion
11:00:00 Surfactant - a link between innate and adaptive immunity Jo Rae Wright
11:25:00 Discussion
11:30:00 Scavenger receptors and innate immunity Lester Kobzik
11:55:00 Discussion
12:00:00 Short talk selected from abstracts
12:10:00 Discussion
12:15:00 Short talk selected from abstracts
12:25:00 Discussion
12:30:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Time
16:00:00 Poster Session
18:00:00 Dinner
19:30:00 COORDINATING LUNG IMMUNE RESPONSES Discussion Leader Chad Steele
20:00:00 Discussion Theodore J. Standiford
20:10:00 Integrating cell-specific roles during pneumonia Shawn J. Skerrett
20:40:00 Discussion
20:50:00 Dendritic cells bridging innate and adaptive immunity Yongjun Liu
21:20:00 Discussion
Wednesday, March 12, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Genomics approaches to innate immunity gene discovery in airway epithelia Paul B. McCray
09:00:00 ANTIMICROBIAL IMMUNE EFFECTOR MECHANISMS Discussion Leader Lester Kobzik
09:25:00 Discussion
09:30:00 Autophagy as an antimicrobial strategy Michele S. Swanson
09:55:00 Discussion
10:00:00 Coffee Break
10:30:00 Neutrophil extracellular traps Arturo Zychlinsky
10:55:00 Discussion
11:00:00 Natural killer cells and immunodefense Marco Colonna
11:25:00 Discussion
11:30:00 Roles of cytotoxic T lymphocytes in protection against influenza Stephen J. Turner
11:55:00 Discussion
12:00:00 Short talk selected from abstracts
12:10:00 Discussion
12:15:00 Short talk selected from abstracts
12:25:00 Discussion
12:30:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Time
16:00:00 Poster Session
19:00:00 Business Meeting
19:30:00 Vaccine-elicited immunological memory in the lung David L. Woodland
19:30:00 VACCINATION Discussion Leader Kanta Subbarao
20:00:00 Discussion
20:10:00 Mucosal vaccination against pulmonary bacterial infections Dennis W. Metzger
20:40:00 Discussion
20:50:00 Influenza vaccine trials and developments
21:20:00 Discussion
Thursday, March 13, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Strain-dependent mechanisms of RSV-induced lung inflammation R. Stokes Peebles
09:00:00 INFLAMMATORY INJURY Discussion Leader Theodore J. Standiford
09:25:00 Discussion
09:30:00 Inflammatory injury and highly pathogenic influenza viruses Terrence M. Tumpey
09:55:00 Discussion
10:00:00 Coffee Break
10:30:00 Inflammatory signals, epithelial cells, and acute lung injury Thomas R. Martin
10:55:00 Discussion
11:00:00 Neutrophil-endothelial interactions in infected lungs Claire M. Doerschuk
11:25:00 Discussion
11:30:00 Bacterial pneumonia: effect on lung permeability and lung fluid balance Michael A. Matthay
12:00:00 Discussion
12:00:00 Short talk selected from abstracts
12:10:00 Discussion
12:15:00 Short talk selected from abstracts
12:25:00 Discussion
12:30:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Time
16:00:00 Poster Session
18:00:00 Dinner
19:30:00 ANTIMICROBIAL DRUGS AND RESISTANCE Discussion Leader Keith P. Klugman
19:30:00 Resistance mechanisms in bacteria: evolutionary implications and prospects for intervention Dan I. Andersson
20:00:00 Discussion
20:10:00 Community acquired methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Robert S. Daum
20:40:00 Discussion
20:50:00 Staphylococcus resistance to immune defenses Michael Otto
21:20:00 Discussion
Friday, March 14, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Depart
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