2018 Miami CFAR HIV Symposium

14th Annual HIV Symposium “Curing HIV-The Next Frontier”

Date: Friday, April 6, 2018
Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
Location: Watsco Center (formerly Bank United Center)-The Fieldhouse
1245 Dauer Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
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Breakfast and Lunch will be provided.
Event Contact: Gabriela Hevia ghevia@med.miami.edu

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AGENDA

Confirmed Speakers

Antibodies for HIV Prevention and Treatment
John Mascola, MD.
Director of the Dale and Betty Bumpers Vaccine Research Center
National Institutes of Health

Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies as an HIV-1 Eradication Strategy
Dan Barouch, MD, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine; Director, Center for Virology and Vaccine Research
Harvard University

Engineering T Cells to Functionally Cure HIV-1 Infection
James Riley, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
University of Pennsylvania

HIV Reservoirs Exhibit a Resistance to Elimination by CD8+ T-cells that can be Partially Overcome by BCL-2 Inhibition
Brad Jones, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
The George Washington University

HIV Cure Trials: Challenges and Opportunities
Rajesh Gandhi, MD.
Professor of Medicine
Harvard University

Is It Possible an HIV Cure Using Stem Cell Allotransplants?
Maria Salgado, Ph.D
Associated Researcher
Institutde Recercade la Sida(IrsiCaixa)