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Modeling Viral Infections and Immunity (E1)

Scientific Organizers: Alan S. Perelson, Rob J. De Boer and Phillip D. Hodgkin


May 1—4, 2017

Stanley Hotel, Estes Park, Colorado, USA


Sponsored by Merck & Co., Inc.


Abstract submission is now closed. Registered attendees may bring a poster onsite. Please contact our office at +1 800-253-0685; +1 970-262-1230 or email info@keystonesymposia.org if you are interested.
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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Jan 10, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jan 10, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Feb 1, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Mar 1, 2017 [details]

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Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2017-E1 "Modeling Viral Infections and Immunity" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On January 10, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After January 10, 2017 until March 23, 2017 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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January 10, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 1, 2017 745.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After March 1, 2017 895.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 1, 2017 520.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After March 1, 2017 670.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: January 10, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is February 1, 2017)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


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Scholarship Deadline: January 10, 2017


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

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Abstract Deadline: February 1, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is January 10, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: March 1, 2017


Registration Fee: 745.00 USD* (includes 150.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 520.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 895.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 670.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

Please be advised that a few meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services - "Exhibitors Housing Services", "Global Housing", etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling and seek to take your lodging reservation and obtain your credit card number. We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report to Keystone Symposia any calls or correspondence you might have received and book only through the lodging link on our website, an established travel agency, or directly with the hotel.
No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Monday, May 1 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, May 4 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, May 5 in order to fully experience the meeting.

MONDAY, MAY 1

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

Hotel Lobby
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Music Room

TUESDAY, MAY 2

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

MacGregor Ballroom
08:30—09:30
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/01/2017

Concert Hall
* Alan S. Perelson, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA

Robert F. Siliciano, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
Modeling HIV Infection: Insights into Treatment and the Possibility of Cure

09:30—12:00
HIV - Barriers to a Cure
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/01/2017

Concert Hall
* Alan S. Perelson, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA

Sharon R. Lewin, University of Melbourne, Australia
Optimizing Latency Reversal to Eliminate HIV Persistence on Antiretroviral Therapy

Coffee Break

Alison L. Hill, Harvard University, USA
Modeling the Dynamics of HIV Latency, Rebound, and Control

Miles P. Davenport, University of New South Wales, Australia
The Dynamics of HIV / SIV Latency

John Michael Murray, University of New South Wales, Australia
Short Talk: Perturbations of the Latent Reservoir to Achieve a Functional Cure

Audrey Fahrny, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Short Talk: A HIV-1 Persistence Humanized Mouse Model for the Characterization of HIV-1 Reservoir Cells

12:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

12:00—13:00
Poster Setup

MacGregor Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

MacGregor Ballroom
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Modeling HIV Infection

Concert Hall
* Roland R. Regoes, Integrative Biology, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Catherine A.A. Beauchemin, Ryerson University, Canada
Duration of SHIV Production by Infected Cells Is Not Exponentially Distributed: Implications for Estimates of Infection Parameters and Antiviral Efficacy

Erwing F. Cardozo-Ojeda, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
Dynamics of HIV-1 in Chronically Infected Individuals during Therapy with Raltegravir

Stanca M. Ciupe, Virginia Tech, USA
The Role of Antibody during SIV Infections in Rhesus Macaques

Jason M. Hataye, National Institutes of Health, USA
Rebound Establishment of HIV Dependent on Burst Size Breakthrough of a Growth Threshold

Vincent Madelain, INSERM, France
Modeling Viral Kinetics Predicts a Rapid Establishment of the Cytotoxic Immune Response Targeting Distinct Infected Cell Compartments in SIV Controller Macaques

Angie Raad, York University, Canada
A Mathematical Model Predicting Restored T Cell Homeostasis as a Major Contributor to the Decay in HIV Persistence

Daniel Reeves, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, USA
Long-Term Antiretroviral Therapy Shifts the Mechanism of HIV Persistence toward Proliferating Latently Infected Cells

Robin N. Thompson, University of Oxford, UK
Accounting for Donor Viral Diversity Gives High Estimates of the Number of HIV Founder Virions among Recipients

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concert Hall
17:00—19:00
Modeling Cellular Immune Responses
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/01/2017

Concert Hall
* Phillip D. Hodgkin, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Australia

Andrew J. McMichael, Oxford University, UK
Cell-Mediated Immune Responses to HIV

Rob J. De Boer, Utrecht University, Netherlands
Broad CD8 Immune Responses to HIV

Becca Asquith, Imperial College London, UK
KIRs, CD8+ T Cell Dynamics and Control of Chronic Viral Infection

Lydie Trautmann, US Military HIV Research Program, USA
Short Talk: Immune Cell Dynamics in Lymph Node and Blood during Acute HIV Infection

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

MacGregor Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

MacGregor Ballroom

WEDNESDAY, MAY 3

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

MacGregor Ballroom
08:30—11:45
Spatial Aspects of Infection
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/01/2017

Concert Hall
* Rob J. De Boer, Utrecht University, Netherlands

David Masopust, University of Minnesota, USA
Tissue-Resident Memory T Cells

Scott N. Mueller, University of Melbourne, Australia
Dissecting the Dynamics of Antiviral Immunity and the Lymphoid Tissue Microenvironment

Coffee Break

Joshua T. Schiffer, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, USA
Thresholds of Protection for Tissue-Resident T-Cells

Ruy M. Ribeiro, University of Lisbon, Portugal
Spatial Aspects of Hepatitis C Virus Infection

Jean-Pierre Levraud, Institut Pasteur, France
Short Talk: From Whole-Body Imaging to Whole-Body Modeling of Viral Infection in Zebrafish

Richard Beck, Leiden Academic Centre for Drug Research, Netherlands
Short Talk: Direct T Cell-Mediated Killing of Solid Tumours Is Insufficient to Explain Tumor Regression

11:45—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:45—13:00
Poster Setup

MacGregor Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

MacGregor Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concert Hall
17:00—19:00
Modeling Viral Infection
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/01/2017

Concert Hall
* Jane Heffernan, York University, Canada

Thomas Hofer, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Germany
Dengue Virus Spread and Innate Immune Response at the Single-Cell Level

Narendra M. Dixit, Indian Institute of Science, India
Viral Infection and Subversion of the Interferon Response

Amber M. Smith, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
Modeling the Lethal Synergism of Influenza A Virus and Pneumococcal Coinfection

Frederik Graw, Heidelberg University, Germany
Short Talk: Towards Understanding Malaria Pathogenesis and Efficient Experimental Vaccination

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

MacGregor Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

MacGregor Ballroom

THURSDAY, MAY 4

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

MacGregor Ballroom
08:30—11:30
Using Big Data to Understand Viral Infection
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/01/2017

Concert Hall
* Lars Kaderali, University Medicine Greifswald, Germany

Thierry Mora, École Normale Supérieure, France
Analyzing High-Throughput Sequence Data to Understand Immune Repertoire Diversity and Affinity

Steven H. Kleinstein, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Systems Immunology of Influenza Infection and Vaccination

Coffee Break

Katia Koelle, Duke University, USA
Capturing the Roles of Cellular Coinfection and Viral Complementation in the Within-Host Dynamics of Influenza

Thomas B. Kepler, Boston University, USA
Affinity Maturation in Humans: Immunization, Analysis and Modeling

Florian Rubelt, Stanford University, USA
Short Talk: Distinctive Differences in T Cell Receptor Repertoire and Cell Frequencies Are Evident in Individual Immune Responses

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Modeling Other Virus Infectious and Immune Responses

Concert Hall
* Vitaly V. Ganusov, University of Tennessee, USA

Ruian Ke, North Carolina State University, USA
Modeling the Mechanistic Action and Predicting the Impact of an Immunotherapeutic DART® Molecule in HIV 'Shock and Kill' Strategies

Wen-Han Yu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Multivariate Modeling of Immunological Profilings from HIV Vaccine Trials Cross-Predicts Vaccine Protection and Infers the Underlying Mechanisms

Nathanael Hoze, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Quantitative Delineation of Antibody Composition from Polyclonal Plasmas

Shingo Iwami, Kyushu University, Japan
Optimizing Drug Combinations against Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Pre-Clinical Setting

Christopher Dächert, German Cancer Research Center - DKFZ, Germany
Understanding the Fight by Looking at the Soldiers - A Quantitative Systems Biology Approach to Analyze the Dynamic Host-Virus-Interactions by the Example of Hepatitis C Virus

Laura Liao, Ryerson University, Canada
Counting Defective Interfering Particles: Easy as 1, 2, 3 ...?

Katharine Best, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
Modeling Zika Plasma Viral Dynamics in Non-Human Primates: Insights into Viral Pathogenesis and Antiviral Strategies

Sanket Rane, University of Glasgow, UK
Age Is Not Just A Number – Time Since Thymic Export Influences Homeostatic Fitness and Drives the Accumulation of Veteran Naïve T Cells in Mice

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concert Hall
17:00—18:45
Modeling Immune Regulation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/01/2017

Concert Hall
* Sebastian L. Bonhoeffer, ETH-Zentrum, Switzerland

Phillip D. Hodgkin, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Australia
Formation of Effector and Memory Cells

Rustom Antia, Emory University, USA
How Does Prior Immunity Affect the Dynamics of Immune Responses to New Strains of Influenza?

Alan S. Perelson, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
Modeling Antibodies and HIV Cure

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/01/2017

Concert Hall
19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

MacGregor Ballroom
20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.

MacGregor Ballroom

FRIDAY, MAY 5

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsor for generously supporting this meeting:

Merck & Co., Inc.

We gratefully acknowledge support for this conference from:


Directors' Fund


These generous unrestricted gifts allow our Directors to schedule meetings in a wide variety of important areas, many of which are in the early stages of research.

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We gratefully acknowledge the generous grant for this conference provided by:


National Institutes of Health

Grant No. 1R13AI131602-01

Funding for this conference was made possible [in part] by AI 131602 - 01 from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.


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