Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) 2018

The annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) brings together top basic, translational, and clinical researchers from around the world to share the latest studies, important developments, and best research methods in the ongoing battle against HIV/AIDS and related infectious diseases. CROI is a global model of collaborative science and the premier international venue for bridging basic and clinical investigation to clinical practice in the field of HIV and related viruses.

4-7 March 2018

Hynes Convention Center
Boston, Massachusetts

Population Council Speakers

Monday, 5 March

Poster Session    |   2:30–4:00 pm

Sylvia Adebajo Associate II and Nigeria Country Director

"First report of a subtype B containing HIV-1 recombinant of sub-Saharan Africa origin"

Tuesday, 6 March

Poster Session    |   2:30–4:00 pm

Elena Martinelli Scientist II

"B α4β7-blockade combined with VRC01 modulates immune responses to SHIV-AD8 infection"

Oral Session    |   10:00 am–12:00 pm

Nina Derby Scientist II

"Griffithsin/Carrageenan fast dissolving inserts significantly decrease SHIV, HSV-2 and HPV infections in vivo"