The National Congress of the Italian Society for Virology represents the annual forum for the Italian scientists working in the different areas of Virology (medical-clinical Virology, molecular Virology, veterinary Virology, environmental Virology) involving basic, clinical and translational research and taking advantage of the most advanced technological platforms.
In keeping with the tradition, the scientific structure of Congress features different thematic sessions: virus-host interactions and pathogenesis, viral genetics and gene therapy, antiviral therapy and diagnosis, neurovirology, oncogenic viruses and retroviruses, vaccines and biotechnology, veterinary virology, environmental and plant virology. Every session starts with a Keynote Lecture followed by oral communications selected from the "Call for Abstracts". Specific Symposia dedicated to therapeutic management of HIV and Hepatitis, vaccines, procedures and innovative methods of diagnosis, tailored treatments, as well as Poster Exhibition and Discussion, complete the scientific structure of the Congress. Special attention will be given to Young Investigators whose participation will be encouraged by Scholarships.
The 2nd National Congress of the Italian Society for Virology will be accredited to the Italian Ministry of Health for CME Credits for the following professionals: Medical Doctor (all disciplines), Biologist, Biotechnologist, Medical laboratory technician, Veterinary, Pharmacist, Physicist and Chemist.