16th HKU-Pasteur Virology Course

- July 7- 24, 2009, HKU-Pasteur Research Centre - A public lecture entitled “Transneuronal spread of viruses 1” will be given by Dr Lynn ENQUIST (Princeton,USA). All are welcome. Date: Tuessday, 9 July 2009 Time: 9:00 – 10:30 Venue: Seminar Room 6, Laboratory Block Faculty of Medicine Building 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

A public lecture entitled “Transneuronal spread of viruses 2” will be given by Dr Lynn ENQUIST (Princeton,USA). All are welcome. Date: Tuessday, 9 July 2009 Time: 11:00 – 12:30 Venue: Seminar Room 6, Laboratory Block Faculty of Medicine Building 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

A public lecture entitled “Axonal transport” will be given by Dr Eric KREMER (Institut de Genetique Moleculaire de Montpellier, France). CANCELLED Date: Tuessday, 9 July 2009 Time: 14:00 – 16:00 Venue: Seminar Room 6, Laboratory Block Faculty of Medicine Building 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

A public lecture entitled “Re-emergent Chikungunya virus” will be given by Dr Matthew L. ALBERT (Institut Pasteur, France). CANCELLED All are welcome. Date: Friday, 17 July 2009 Time: 10:00 – 12:00 Venue: Seminar Room 7, Laboratory Block Faculty of Medicine Building 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

A public lecture entitled “Viruses in bats” will be given by Dr Lin-fa WANG (CSIRO Livestock Industries , Australia). All are welcome. Date: Tuesday, 21 July 2009 Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 Venue: Seminar Room 6, Laboratory Block Faculty of Medicine Building 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

A public lecture entitled “Rabies” will be given by Dr Nöel TORDO (Institut Pasteur, France). All are welcome. Date: Tuesday, 21 July 2009 Time: 11:30 – 13:30 Venue: Seminar Room 6, Laboratory Block Faculty of Medicine Building 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

A public lecture entitled “West Nile” will be given by Dr Kenneth TYLER (University of Colorado, USA). All are welcome. Date: Tuesday, 21 July 2009 Time: 14:30 – 16:00 Venue: Seminar Room 6, Laboratory Block Faculty of Medicine Building 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

A public lecture entitled “JC virus and Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy” will be given by Dr Kenneth TYLER (University of Colorado, USA). All are welcome. Date: Tuesday, 21 July 2009 Time: 16:30 – 18:00 Venue: Seminar Room 6, Laboratory Block Faculty of Medicine Building 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong