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Penn Center for AIDS Research

Symposium on Nonhuman Primate Models of SIV/HIV

Friday, October 19, 2012

The Penn CFAR hosted a symposium on Nonhuman Primate Models for AIDS Resarch. The agenda is below. It is also available as a PDF.

8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 8:40 a.m. Welcome Remarks
James Hoxie, MD

Director, Penn Center for AIDS Research
Andrew Lackner, DVM, PhD
Director, Tulane National Primate Research Center
8:40 a.m. – 9:10 a.m. New Insights into Protective Immunity Induced by Live Attenuated SIV
R. Paul Johnson, MD
Harvard Medical School
9:10 a.m. – 9:40 a.m. Novel HIV Vaccine Strategies
Dan Barouch, MD, PhD
Harvard Medical School
9:40 a.m. – 10:10 a.m. Chimpanzee Adenoviral Vectors as Vaccine Carriers
Hildegund Ertl, MD
The Wistar Institute
10:10 a.m. – 10:25 a.m. Break
10:25 a.m. – 10:55 a.m. KIR and ADCC: NK Cells at the Crossroads of Innate and Adaptive Immunity
David Evans, PhD

Harvard Medical School
10:55 a.m. – 11:25 a.m. Mucosal Immune Dysfunction during SIV Infection
Nichole Klatt, PhD

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology, NIAID
11:25 a.m. – 11:55 a.m. Effects of TRIM5 Alpha Polymorphism on SIVsm Replication
Vanessa Hirsch, DVM, DSc
Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology, NIAID
11:55 a.m. – 12:55 p.m. Lunch
12:55 p.m. – 1:25 p.m. Nonhuman Primate Models for Evaluation of Lentiviral Pathogenesis and Potential Adjunctive Therapeutic Strategies
Jake Estes, PhD
Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research
1:25 p.m. – 1:55 p.m. Critical Role of Macrophages in AIDS Disease Progression
Marcelo Kuroda, MD, PhD
Tulane National Primate Research Center
1:55 p.m. – 2:25 p.m. Macrophages as Latent Reservoirs of SIV & HIV
Janice Clements, PhD
John Hopkins School of Medicine
2:25 p.m. – 2:35 p.m. Break
2:35 p.m. – 3:05 p.m. Pathogenesis of SIV Infection in the Wild
Cristian Apetrei, MD, PhD
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
3:05 p.m. – 3:35 p.m. Towards Nonhuman Primate Models for Evaluation of AIDS Virus Suppression, Residual Virus, and Cure Strategies
Jeff Lifson, MD
Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research
3:35 p.m. – 4:05 p.m. Entry Inhibitor-based Microbicides to Prevent HIV-1 Sexual Transmission
Ron Veazey, DVM, PhD
Tulane National Primate Research Center
4:05 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Reception