ICGEB Workshop on Human Papillomavirus

"2nd ICGEB Workshop on Human Papillomavirus: from Basic Biology to Cancer Prevention"

8 - 10 November, Hong Kong, China

Organiser: Paul Chan (Department of Microbiology, CUHK)
Co-organiser: Lawrence Banks (ICGEB Trieste, Italy) 

Requests for information directly to:
Carol Tsoi
Telephone: +852-22528818
Fax: +852-26354977



Deadline for Abstract submission: 30 June 2016
Deadline for early bird registration: 30 September 2016
REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN - deadline extended
Deadline for applications from ICGEB Member State nationals: 30 June 2016
For information please contact the local organiser

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The ICGEB aims at strengthening the research capability of its Members through a comprehensive training programme and approach to promoting biotechnology internationally. The active participation of ICGEB Member States nationals in the ICGEB Meetings and Courses is therefore highly encouraged.

For more information on the terms of participation and funding opportunities for this event please access the meeting website or contact the local organisers directly




The workshop aims at providing a platform for sharing knowledge and research advances on human papillomavirus in relation to cancer development, detection, epidemiology & prevention. It will cover a wide range of topics including virus replication & life cycle, functions of oncoproteins, genome & RNA modification & regulation, HPV testing methodology & application, pathogenesis, epidemiology, cancer screening and public health issues. Areas related to cervical, anogenital, oropharyngeal and other possibly associated cancers are within the scope of this workshop.

Who should attend?

  • Researchers in the field of tumor virology, especially those focusing on HPV.
  • Healthcare providers & administrators who may come across clinical problems related HPV-associated cancers, especially cervical, anogenital and head & neck cancers.
  • Healthcare professionals who may be involved in provision, interpretation or organizing cervical cancer screening programmes.
  • Any scientists or clinicians who are interested in updating their knowledge on HPV and HPV-associated cancers.
Financial assistance
Nationals of ICGEB Member States are eligible to apply for an ICGEB grant (covering registration fee, accommodation-twin share, and local hospitality) for the duration of the Meeting; travel is not funded. Closing date for receipt of applications by local organisers is 30 June 2016.

Interested applicants should visit http://www.icgeb.org/course-application-china01-2016.html and apply on-line. Applications will open on 1st March 2016.

Limited additional funds may also be available for students/junior scientists working in academic laboratories who are not eligible for the above funding. All enquiries should be directed to ceid@med.cuhk.edu.hk




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