Scientific Programme

Session A.01: Epidemiology & Burden of Disease
Monday 1 May 2017 08:30 - 10:25

Chairs: Ben van der Zeijst & Paul Griffiths

08:30 - 09:10
Keynote Lecture: Is CMV really an important pathogen? Paul Griffiths, Professor of Virology University College London Medical School, London , United Kingdom
09:10 - 09:40
Community Engagement to Improve Prevention and Treatment of Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection Laura Gibson University of Massachusetts Medical School, WORCESTER, MA, United States of Amercia
09:40 - 09:55
Cost of illness of congenital CMV infection Marjolein Korndewal Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, Netherlands
09:55 - 10:10
First outcomes of an international project on a universal neonatal screening for congenital CMV infections Katrin Neumann Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
10:10 - 10:25
Characteristics and Hearing Outcomes of Symptomatic Congenital CMV Infection: Findings from the CHIMES Study Shannon Ross The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, United States of America
CMV 2017: the 6th International congenital CMV conference/16th International CMV/betaherpesvirus workshop in 2017<