July, 2017 to August, 2017
Rocky Mountain Laboratories, 903 South Fourth Street, Hamilton, Montana
The 2017 Vector-borne Viruses Symposium will bring together leading researchers in the areas of arbovirus pathogenesis, vaccine development, surveillance and control, and highlight the status and research needs for high-profile emerging arboviruses including Zika virus. Organized by the Division of Intramural Research, NIAID, NIH, this meeting provides an opportunity to present cutting-edge research on the detection, prevention, and control of vector-borne viruses.
New Orleans Downtown Marriott, New Orleans, LA
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) is hosting a Multi-Institute Small Business Workshop for SBIR/STTR stakeholders in and around Louisiana. Biotechnology entrepreneurs from Socially or Economically disadvantaged backgrounds, new faculty, post-doctoral fellows, and all other innovators who are interested in starting new biomedical enterprises are encouraged to attend.
5601 Fishers Lane, Room 5H200 AB, Rockville, Maryland
NIAID staff contact:
Questions about the workshop can be sent to Adriana Costero.
The purpose of the workshop is to allow for the exchange of science; to impart information on applying for research project grants; to acquaint attendees with the opportunities and options open to them in the field of biomedical research; and to provide an opportunity to meet with intramural and extramural staff members for the purpose of establishing mentors. It also highlights the Institute's recognition that these young researchers are seen as future NIH/NIAID grantees.