CONFERENCE ON RETROVIRUSES
AND OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTIONS

Boston, Massachusetts
March 8–11, 2020

 

Preliminary Agenda

The CROI Program and Information Guide, including all session and presentations, will be posted on the CROI website 1 week prior to the start of the conference.

Sunday, March 8, 2020

9:00 AM - 1:30 PM

  • Program Committee Workshops for New Investigators and Trainees

  • Martin Delaney Presentation: Shifting From Acute to Chronic: Aging, Longevity, and Lived Experience

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Concurrent Preconference Workshops

  • Frontiers in Laboratory Science

  • Clinical Trial Design and Analysis

  • Interactive Case-Based Workshop: What's Eating Your Liver

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Opening Session

  • Bernard Fields Lecture
    Michael Emerman, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

  • N’Galy-Mann Lecture
    Alex Coutinho, Partners in Health in Rwanda

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Opening Reception

Monday, March 9, 2020

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Plenary Lectures

  • HIV Cure From Bench to Bedside
    Sharon Lewin, University of Melbourne

  • Trials and Tribulations of Test and Treat
    Kevin De Cock, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Concurrent Oral Abstract Sessions

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch Break
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Concurrent Themed Discussions

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Poster Abstract Sessions

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Concurrent Symposia

  • Novel Cure Interventions

  • History Repeating Itself: Sexually Transmitted Infections in Women and Infants

  • What Makes Epidemics Recede?

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Plenary Lectures

  • Grappling With the Resurgence of Opioids and HIV
    Stephanie Strathdee, University of California San Diego

  • Sex Differences in HIV
    Eileen Scully, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Concurrent Oral Abstract Sessions

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch Break
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Concurrent Themed Discussions

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Poster Abstract Sessions

4:00 PM

Concurrent Symposia

  • Halt, Who Goes There? Virus Sensing and Restriction

  • HIV is On Our Minds

  • B Cured
  • Contraception and HIV

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Plenary Lectures

  • Tuberculosis: State of the Art
    Gavin Churchyard, The Aurum Institute

  • Engineering Vaccine Immunity
    Shane Crotty, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Concurrent Oral Abstract Sessions

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch Break
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Concurrent Themed Discussions

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Poster Abstract Sessions

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Concurrent Symposia

  • Double-Edged Sword of Inflammation

  • Antiretroviral Therapy: The Long Game

  • Hepatitis C: Parallels, Pitfalls, and Promise