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Fifth International Cong on Impact Viral Diseases...

RYBICKI, ED ED at molbiol.uct.ac.za
Mon Oct 17 10:07:39 EST 1994


                Consider this a notice of the:

Vth International Congress on the Impact of Viral Diseases in the 
                        Developing World

                               in

               Johaneesburg / Midrand, South Africa

                        July 9-14, 1995

This is being held under the auspices of the International 
Comparative Virology Organisation; Congress Presidents - 

Prof dr Edouard Kurstak
Congress International Office
Dept Microbiology and Immunology
Faculty of Medicine
University of Montreal
PO Box 6128
Station Centre-Ville
Montreal, Canada
H3C 3J7
fax: x1-514-343-5701

and Prof Barry Schoub
National Institute for Virology
University of the Witwatersrand
Johannesburg
South Africa


The Congress will cover medical, animal, plant and insect virology, 
with an emphasis on surveillance, control and prevention measures, 
and epidemiology, of viral diseases affecting the developing world. 

Write to the Congress International Office for the Second 
Announcement.

Registration costs will be:

- Developing countries: US$150
- Industrial countries: US$350
- Corporate representative: US$500

Accommodation is at the site of the Congress, and costs:
- Economy room: US$40
- Standard room: US$45
- De luxe room: US$60
- De luxe double room (per person): US$40.
Many recreational facilities are available, and the complex is 
within easy reach of airports and both Johannesburg and Pretoria.

Abstracts of 200 words are due by March 31st 1995; abstract forms 
are available on request to organisers or with the 2nd announcement. 
 Title of suggested communication should be faxed to the 
International Office on receipt of this message.

CALLING ALL PLANT VIROLOGISTS:  WE NEED YOU THERE!!!  THIS WILL BE 
THE FIRST EVER INTERNATIONAL MEETING FOR PLANT VIROLOGISTS IN 
SOUTHERN AFRICA!!!!

Ed Rybicki
National Subcommittee, Plant Virology



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