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Webinar | Vaccines: From Concept to Immunization

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Vaccine Webinar, June 4 @ Noon
Thursday, June 04, 2020
12:00 pm

With over 4 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 worldwide, there is a renewed focus on vaccine development for disease prevention and mitigation.

Join us as we spotlight this hot topic in a free webinar designed to educate everyone from the citizen scientist and casual student to those working in life sciences and healthcare. Get yourself up to speed with this hour-long overview of vaccines—from discovery and development to testing and approval.

Hosted by:

Masha Fridkis-Hareli

WPI adjunct professor and 20+ year industry expert

This webinar will cover the following topics:

  • Intro to Basic Immunology 
  • Types of Vaccines 
  • How Vaccinations Work 
  • Why Vaccines Fail
  • Vaccine Development Process 
  • Vaccine Manufacturing
  • Vaccine Clinical Trials
  • Vaccine Regulation (FDA)
  • Globalization, Outsourcing Concerns, International Cooperation
    • PPE Equipment (China)
    • Diagnostic Testing (WHO, CDC, Public vs. Private Labs & Universities)
    • Vaccine Manufacturing (India)

 

RSVPhttps://go2.wpi.edu/vaccines-webinar-rsvp

Registration Deadline:
Thursday, June 4, 2020 12:00 pm
Name: 
Catherine Bouthillier
Phone Number: