Program

August 30 - September 2, 2009
Vinci International Convention Center
Tours, Loire Valley, France

Venue:
Vinci International Convention Centre
26 Boulevard Heurteloup
B.P. 4225
37042 Tours Cedex 1 France

 

Satellite Meeting: Clinical Update on Management of Hepatitis B and D

Sunday, August 30, 2009

11:30 - 12:30 PM Satellite Registration Light luncheon
12:30 - 12:40 PM Introduction and Welcome S. Locarnini
12:40 -   1:05 PM Occult HBV Infections in Vaccinated &
Non-vaccinated Blood Donors
W. Gerlich
  1:05 -   1:30 PM Diagnostic Virology Update J.M. Pawlotsky
  1:30 -   1:55 PM Molecular Pathogenesis of Hepatitis B J.Petersen
  1:55 -   2:20 PM Historical Overview of Antiviral Agents R. Schinazi
  2:20 -   2:50 PM Coffee Break  
  2:50 -   3:15 PM Hepatitis B: Clinical & Therapeutic Guidelines H. Janssen
  3:15 -   3:40 PM Hepatitis B: Resistance Update F. Zoulim
  3:40 -   4:05 PM Hepatitis B: Management & Drug Resistance A. Alberti
  4:05 -   4:30 PM Hepatitis D: Clinical & Therapeutic Update H. Wedemeyer
  4:30 -   4:55 PM Future Challenges & Directions M. Levrero
  4:55 -   5:00 PM Close of Satellite  

 

2009 International Meeting on the Molecular Biology of the Hepatitis B Viruses

Sunday, August 30, 2009

  5:00 -   5:30 PM Registration
  5:30 -   6:30 PM Lecture 1 - S. Urban: Antivirals, New Targets & New Approaches
  6:30 -   8:30 PM Session I: Antivirals - Chairs: M. Dandri & T. Block
  8:30 - 10:00 PM Welcome Reception

 

 Monday, August 31, 2009

  8:30 - 10:30 AM Session II: Viral Entry - Chairs: D. Glebe & S. Gudima
10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30 PM Session III:RNA & Protein Synthesis - Chair: A. Mehta
                 Assembly & Trafficking - Chair: M. Kann
12:30 -   1:30 PM Lunch
  1:30 -   3:15 PM Session IV: DNA Synthesis - Chairs: S. Tong & M. Nassal
  3:15 -   3:45 PM Coffee Break
  3:45 -   4:45 PM Lecture 2 - J. Dubuisson: Hepatitis C Virus Entry
  4:45 -   6:30 PM Session V: Regulatory Proteins- Chairs: D. Kremsdorf & T. Bock
  6:30 -   8:00 PM Poster Session 1 - Refreshments
  8:00 -   9:00 PM Refreshments

 

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

  8:30 - 10:15 AM Session VI: HCC & Carcinogenesis - Chairs: J-S. Li & B. Slagle
10:15 - 10:45 AM Coffee Break
10:45 - 12:30 PM Session VII: Innate Immunity - Chairs: T. Michalak & K.Visvanathan
12:30 -   1:45 PM Lunch
  1:45 -   3:30 PM Session VIII:Adaptative Immunity - Chairs: M-L. Michel & M. Maini
  3:30 -   4:00 PM Coffee Break
  4:00 -   5:00 PM Lecture 3 - Steve Goff: Retroviral Restriction Factors: New Aspects of Innate Immunity
  5:00 -   6:30 PM Session IX: Pathogenesis - Chairs: S. Wieland & U. Protzer
  6:30 -   8:00 PM Poster Session 2
  8:00 -   9:00 PM Refreshments

 

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

  8:30 - 10:30 AM Session X: Variants & New Models - Chairs: L. Cova & A. Kramvis
10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30 PM

 

 

 

Vaccine Workshop: Wolfram Gerlich
Ding-Shinn Chen: Decrease of HBV infection and hepatocellular carcinoma in childhood and beyond: Two decades after hepatitis B vaccination in Taiwan
Alain Goudeau: Hepatitis B vaccine: where do we stand after 30 years
12:30 -   1:30 PM Lunch
  1:30 -   7:30 PM

 

 

 

 

 

Free afternoon and optional tour

Option One - Azay le Rideau/Villandry: Travel from the Vinci Center to Azay le Rideau for a tour of the chateau and then on to Villandry and a guided tour of the beautiful gardens on the chateau grounds.

Option Two - Amboise: Travel from the Vinci center to Amboise for a tour of the historic chateau. Then, on to the Leonardo Da Vinci Park, situated in the manor where he spent the last years of his life, and explore exhibits about his life and inventions.

8:00 - 11:00 PM Banquet

 

END OF MEETING

The optional tour is not included in the HBV Meeting 2009 meeting cost, but is available for an additional fee upon registration.

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