Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

2020 XXIII International Poxvirus, Asfarvirus and Iridovirus Conference

  • Philadelphia skyline from the southwest
  • Philadelphia skyline near Schuylkill River
  • Philadelphia skyline along Schuylkill River
  • Philadelphia skyline from CHOP's Roberts Research Building
  • Philadelphia skyline from CHOP's Robert's Research Building

XXIII International Poxvirus, Asfarvirus, and Iridovirus Conference (VIRTUAL)


Given the continued uncertainties created by the COVID-19 pandemic, the meeting will be held virtually beginning July 5, 2021

Daily sessions will last 4 hours and start at 11 AM (New York time)


On-line registration (must register by May 28, 2021)

Use the following link to provide registration information:

Weblink to provide registration information (Registration is now closed)


Important Dates

Registration by May 28, 2021

Abstract Submission by May 28, 2021

Notification of acceptance of abstract for presentation ~June 14, 2021

Meeting begins July 5, 2021

Philadelphia City Hall and One Liberty Place
Philadelphia City Hall and One Liberty Place





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Meeting Announcements


Be aware of another meeting with the same name of this meeting on the internet.  The ICPAI 2021 meeting (December 20-21, 2021) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates is NOT the official biannual meeting of the poxvirus community.