ASVAC VACCINOLOGY MASTERCLASS

13 September 2019, Friday
Venue: Lotte Hotel (Sapphire Ballroom 1)


12:00 - 13:00 Registration & Lunch
13:00 - 13:05 Welcome & Introduction – Objectives, Scope and Programme Overview
Chairperson
13:05 - 13:20 History and Impact of vaccination
History of vaccines and the Impact of vaccines in medical history
13:20 - 14:30 Basic vaccine immunology
  1. How and why vaccines work: Basics of immune responses
  2. Adjuvants: What are they and how do they work
  3. Fundamentals of vaccine clinical development – Safety, efficacy and effectiveness
  4. Importance of disease surveillance in vaccination strategies
14:30 - 15:00 Implementing vaccination programmes – Communications
  1. Debunking the myths
  2. Communication strategies
  3. Anti-vaccine movement
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 17:30 Vaccination through the ages – covering vaccines in each stage of life
  1. Vaccinations in infants
  2. Vaccination in adolescents
  3. Vaccination in pregnancy
  4. Vaccination in the elderly
17:30 - 18:00 Practical aspects of vaccines – Clinical Cases and Quiz
Clinical cases & Quiz
18:00 - 18:20 Vaccines: The future – vaccine development technology and advances in delivery
18:20 - 18:30 Q&A and Closing
Faculty Panel
Chairperson