2022  CeZAP Infectious Diseases Symposium 

October 7, 2022 
8:30 am - 5:30 pm

The Inn at Virginia Tech

Symposium is sponsored by Fralin Life Sciences Institute

Keynote speakers include: 

CAPT Jennifer McQuiston, DVM, MS
Deputy Director, Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

“CDC’s Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology: Recent Outbreak, Future Horizons”

Jake Liang, MD
National Institutes of Health
Section Chief, Liver Diseases Virology Section
NIH Distinguished Investigator

“A Drug’s Purpose: From Erectile Dysfunction, Allergy to Hepatitis C and Covid-19”

Sue VandeWoude, DVM
University Distinguished Professor
Director, One Health Institute 
Colorado State University 

“Endogenous-exogenous Viral Interactions during Feline Leukemia Virus Infection”

Registration is OPEN

We invite you to attend the 2022 CeZAP Infectious Disease Symposium! Registration is FREE but you must register.  

Registration Deadline is September 16, 2022

Abstract submissions for Oral  & Poster presentations

We welcome abstract submissions from students, post-docs, and faculty on all of our thematic research areas listed below.  Slots are available for both oral and poster presentations. 

CeZAP Thematic Research Areas

  • Antimicrobial Countermeasures (vaccine and drug)
  • Computational Biology and Disease Modeling
  • Ecology and Epidemiology
  • Environmental Microbiology
  •  Host-Pathogen Interactions
  • Human Dimension of Infectious Diseases
  • Immunology
  • Public Health and Clinical Microbiology
  • Vector Biology and Vector-borne Diseases
  • Zoonotic Diseases

Abstract Submission Deadline is  August 26, 2022

ID IGEP Student Volunteers

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Important Dates

  • Abstract submission deadline  - August 26, 2022
  • Registration Deadline - September 16, 2022
  • Oral / Poster Presentation notifications - Mid-September, 2022

Conference Schedule

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