24th Annual West Coast Retrovirus Meeting

Keynote Speakers:

  • Daria Hazuda
  • Stefan Sarafianos
  • Emory University School of Medicine
  • Wes Sundquist
  • University of Utah
  • Yong Xiong
  • Yale University


  • Reuben Harris
  • University of Minnesota
  • HHMI
  • Theodora Hatziioannou
  • Rockefeller University, New York


The 24th Annual West Coast Retrovirus Meeting will be held October 4-6,2018  at the Hyatt Hotel, in Palm Springs, CA. Scientific sessions will begin at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 4  and conclude on the evening of Saturday, October 6.

The goal of the West Coast Retrovirus Meeting is to bring together a stellar group of retrovirologists in a focused workshop-style meeting. The meeting theme is Antiviral Innovations and will provide an opportunity to discuss new information on many areas, including antiviral drug development, viral budding, structural virology and viral-host interactions. We intend to generate vigorous discussion, hatch new ideas, and foster collaborations regarding the biology of retroviruses, HIV/AIDS and other viral pathogens.

Registration and Abstract Deadline: September 14, 2018

Travel Award Deadline: August 31, 2018

To submit an abstract please contact Nita Driscoll at nrdrisco@uci.edu

Please visit www.cri.bio.uci.edu for additional meeting information.