Important Dates

  • Registration: NOW OPEN
  • Abstract submission: CLOSED
  • Case study submission: CLOSED
  • Travel award application: CLOSED
  • Early bird registration deadline: Mar 30, 2017 
  • Hotel reservation deadline: Apr 12, 2017 

Past Meeting Materials

Symposium Chairman

Steven Specter, PhD; Univ. of South Florida Morsani Coll. of Med., Tampa, FL

Symposium Vice-Chairman

Richard L. Hodinka, PhD; Univ. of South Carolina Sch. of Med. Greenville, Greenville, SC 

Program Committee Members

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"This meeting does an incredible job of bringing together laboratorians, IVD manufacturers and academics to survey the current state of clinical virology and indicate what the future directions are likely to be."
Mark Poritz, VP of Chemistry Research, BioFire Defense

Travel Awards

Travel Award submissions are now closed. 

Students, postdoctoral fellows, and technologists who submit abstracts are eligible for travel awards. Applications for travel awards are now closed. 

Award Types

ASM Travel Awards in honor of: 

Dr. Mario Escobar ($1,500)
Dr. Herman Friedman ($1,500) 
Dr. Edith Hsuing ($1,200)
Dr. Edwin Lennette ($1,200) 

PASCV Travel Awards: 

Special Travel Award for Latin American Residents

This award is offered to trainees or faculty residing in Latin America who submit an abstract showing exceptional research in the field of Clinical Virology. The award consists of a prize of $2000 and a plaque. 

Travel Awards

PASCV provides awards to students, postdoctoral fellows, and technologists who have abstracts accepted to the Clinical Virology Symposium showing excellence in the field of Clinical Virology. The awards consists of a $750 prize and a plaque. 


Applicant must: 

  • Be presenting author of submitted abstract; 
  • Be a student, post-doctoral fellow, or technologist; and
  • Not have received the award in the past three years. 

Preference is given to those who have never received the award. 

To Apply

Applicants must submit: 

  • Eligibility letter from supervisor. Letter must include the name of the student, fellow, or technologist who is competing for the travel award, and abstract title. 
  • Copy of abstract submitted to the Call for Abstracts
  • Travel Award application form

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