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Brainstorming Meeting (Day One)

 

Time: 13:00 – 18:00, November 30 , 2017 Thursday

Venue: Conference Room, L9-53,Laboratory Block, 21 Sassoon Road,

Pokfulam, Hong Kong

Session One: New Strategies against HIV/AIDS

Session Two: HIV-1 Pathogenesis and Therapeutic Challenges

Session Three: HIV-1 Latency and Possible Cure.

Session Four: HIV Vaccine Design and bNabs

 

World AIDS Day Symposium 2017 (Day Two)

 

Time: December 1, 2017 Friday (08:45 – 13:00)

Venue: Lecture Theatre 4, G/F, Cheung Kung Hai Conference Centre,

William MW Mong Block, Faculty of Medicine Building,

The University of Hong Kong 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

Session One: HIV-1 Eradication

Session Two: HIV-1 Broadly Neutralizing Antibody

Session Three: HIV-1 Latency and Diversity

Session Four: Immunotherapeutic Cure of HIV-1 Infection

 

Medicinal

Steering Committee

The Steering Committee provides advice to the AIDS Institute on its development and operation.

Professor Gabriel M Leung, Dean, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong

Professor Patrick CY WOO, Clinical Professor, Head of Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong

Professor David D Ho, Scientific Director and Chief Executive Officer, Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center

Professor KY Yuen, Chair of Infectious Diseases, Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong

Professor Zhiwei Chen, Director of AIDS Institute, Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong

Medicinal

Scientific Advisory Board

The Scientific Advisory Board provides independent advices on broad scientific issues including strategies, development, research structure and priorities of the Institute.

Chair

Dr David D Ho,

Scientific Director and Chief Executive Officer, Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center, The Rockefeller University, USA

Members

Professor Robert Schooley,

Professor of Medicine, Chief of Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California San Diego, USA

Professor George Shaw,

Professor of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, USA

Professor KY Yuen,

Henry Fok Professor in Infectious Diseases, Chair of Infectious Diseases, Department of Microbiology,The University of Hong Kong, HK

Professor Linqi Zhang,

Deputy Director of Comprehensive AIDS Research Center of Tsinghua University, Director of AIDS Research Center of Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College, China