Conferences

Forthcoming Conference

VIROCON 2020-n

Indian Virological Society (IVS) has planned its upcoming national conference (VIROCON 2020n) in Hyderabad, a historic and major technology center and the capital of southern India's Telangana state. The venue VIROCON 2020n will be Hyderabad ESIC Medical College & Hospital. Dr Lakshmi Jyothi, M.D (Micro), Professor and Head, Department of Microbiology, ESIC Medical College & Hospital, Sanathnagar, Hyderabad-38, Telangana (dr.tljyothi@gmail.com) will be the coordinator of the event.

Past Conference/ Seminar/ Symposia

Event Title Venue Date Organizing Secretary
2020
VIROCON 2020 International conference on the theme "Evolution of Viruses and Viral Diseases" Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi, India February 18-20, 2020 Organising Secretary:
Dr. V.K. Baranwal,
IARI, New Delhi
Co-Organising Secretaries:
Dr. Y.P.S. Malik,
IVRI, Izatnagar, U.P.
Dr. Bikash Mandal,
IARI, New Delhi
Dr. D.B. Parakh,
IARI, New Delhi
Dr. Shelly Praveen,
IARI, New Delhi
Dr. G.P. Rao, IARI,
New Delhi
Dr. R.K. Ratho PGIMER,
Chandigarh
Prof. Shailendra K. Saxena,
KGMU, U.P.
2018
VIROCON 2018, International Conference on “Global Viral Epidemics: A Challenging Threat” Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India November 12-14, 2018 Organising Chairperson:
Dr. R.K. Ratho,
Dept of Virology, PGIMER, Chandigarh
Organising Secretary:
Dr. Mini P. Singh,
Dept of Virology, PGIMER, Chandigarh
2017
VIROCON 2017 International Conference on “Viruses to Viromes in health and disease” Nitte University, Deralakatte, Mangaluru, India December 07- 09, 2017 Organising Secretary:
Dr. Indrani Karunasagar,
Nitte University, Mangaluru
International conference on “Virus Diseases: One Health – One World” organized by V. Sivaram Research Foundation, Bangalore Waterfront Hotel, Kuching Sarawak, Malaysia  July 25-27, 2017 Conference Secretary:
Dr. G.P. Rao,
Secretary General, IVS
2016
VIROCON-2016 International Conference on “Global Perspectives in Virus Disease Management” IIHR, Bangalore December 08-10, 2016 Organizing Secretary:
Dr. M. Krishna Reddy,
ICAR-IIHR, Bengaluru
2015
VIROCON-2015, the XXIV National Conference on “Transboundary Viral Diseases under One Health: Perspective and Challenges” North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) at Mawdiangdiang, Shillong, Meghalaya  October 08-10, 2015 Organising Secretary:
Dr. A. C. Phukan,
Med. Supdt. & HOD Microbiology, NEIGRIHMS
2014
VIROCON 2014, the XXIII National Conference on “Recent Trends in Virology Research in the Omics Era” Tamil Nadu Agriculture University, Coimbatore December 18-20, 2014 Organising Secretary:
Dr. R Rabindran,
Registrar, Tamil Nadu Agriculture University, Coimbatore
2013
“VIROCON-2013”, the XXII National Conference on “Asia Pacific Congress of Virology” Amity University, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India December 17-20, 2013 Organising Secretary:
Dr. Neeraj Aggarwal,
Amity Institute of Virology, Amity University UP
2012
VIROCON-12, The XXI National Conference on “Immunobiology and Management of Viral Diseases 21st Centaury” Division of Virology, Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI), Mukteswar 263138, Uttarakhand November 08-10, 2012 Organising Secretary:
Dr. Yashpal Singh Malik,
IVRI, Mukteswar
2011
VIROCON-2011 XX National Conference on “Managing Emerging and Re-emerging Plant, Animal, Human and Aquatic Viral Diseases: One Health Perspective” National Research Centre on Equines, Sirsa Road, Hisar-125001, Haryana December 29-31, 2011 Organising Secretary:
Dr BR Gulati,
National Research Centre on Equines, Hisar
2008
VIROCON 2008 XXVIII National Conference of Indian Virological Society Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India December 11-13, 2008 Organising Secretary:
Dr. R.K. Ratho,
Dept of Virology, PGIMER, Chandigarh
2007
International Conference on “Emerging and Re-emerging Viral Diseases of Tropics and Subtropics” New Delhi December 11-14, 2007  
1991
International Conference on “Virology in the Tropics”  Lucknow December 02-06, 1991  
1990
VIth Annual convention, Pune University of Pune, Pune December 17-19, 1990  
1989
Vth Annual convention and national symposium on “Viral pathogenesis and immunity” V Patel Chest Institute, Delhi University, Delhi October 17-20, 1989  
1986
IInd Annual convention and national symposium on “Viral pathogenesis and immunity” V Patel Chest Institute, Delhi University, Delhi October 03-05, 1986  

 

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