CROI 2016 Program at a Glance
CROI FOUNDATION The CROI Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization in the United States that operates exclusively for the charitable and educational purpose of organizing, promoting, and presenting the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI). Roles and Responsibilities of the CROI Foundation Volunteer Board of Directors • Works closely with the CROI Scientific Program Committee (CROI PC) and IAS-USA to accomplish the mission of CROI • Approves nominations annually for members of the CROI PC and the CROI Chair andVice Chairs • Ensures that the CROI PC is responsible for the scientific program content of CROI • Enters into and oversees the partner agreement with IAS-USA
• Has the sole and absolute discretion to veto any policies, procedures, or actions taken or proposed to be taken by the CROI PC or the CROI Secretariat that would pose a substantial risk of preventing the Foundation at any time from qualifying or continuing to qualify as a 501(c)(3) organization or that might cause the loss of such qualification • Oversees the long-term financial and administrative integrity of CROI Composition of the CROI Foundation Board of Directors The Board of Directors comprises current and previous CROI Chairs and Vice Chairs and selected members of the CROI PC.
CROI Foundation Board of Directors Constance A. Benson, MD, President University of California San Diego San Diego, CA, United States John M. Coffin, PhD, Secretary-Treasurer Tufts University Boston, MA, United States Elaine J. Abrams, MD International Center for AIDS Care andTreatment Programs Columbia University
Kevin M. De Cock, MD Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Nairobi, Kenya Scott M. Hammer, MD Columbia University Medical Center/NewYork–Presbyterian Hospital NewYork, NY, United States
JohnW. Mellors, MD University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA, United States Julie M. Overbaugh, PhD Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
NewYork, NY, United States Susan P. Buchbinder, MD San Francisco Department of Public Health University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, United States Judith S. Currier, MD, MsC University of California Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA, United States
Seattle,WA, United States Robert T. Schooley, MD University of California San Diego San Diego, CA, United States Richard A. Koup, MD Vaccine Research Center, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD, United States
IAS–USA The International Antiviral Society–USA is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit professional education organization.The IAS–USA serves as the Conference Secretariat for CROI. The mission of the IAS–USA is to improve the treatment, care, and quality of life for people with HIV, hepatitis C virus, or other viral infections through high-quality, relevant, balanced, and needs- oriented education and information for practitioners and scientists who are actively involved in medical care and research.
Contact: Executive Director, Donna M. Jacobsen Address: 425 California Street, Suite 1450 San Francisco, CA 94104-2120 Phone: 415-544-9400 Website: www.iasusa.org
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