La ‘Francqui Foundation’ est la plus prestigieuse fondation philanthropique soutenant la recherche scientifique en Belgique. (English translation follows)
The Levy Laboratory is the focal point of the Precision Vaccines Program at Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School.
Plan to attend a day-long research symposium celebrating state-of-the-art Canadian vaccine and immunization research. Details and registration…
On December 3, 2018 CAIRE is hosting a day-long Vaccine and Immunization Research Symposium to be held at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa, Ontario. We invite researchers to submit abstracts for 15 minute long oral presentations on topics ranging from vaccine development through implementation, and everything in between!
CAIRE is accepting nominations for two Scientific Co-Chairs for the Canadian Immunization Conference 2018
CAIRE is accepting nominations for two Scientific Co-chairs positions for the Canadian Immunization Conference 2018 (4-6 December, 2018). Deadline for submissions is September 26, 2017 using the nomination form below. The CAIRE Scientific Co-chairs will join a multidisciplinary conference planning committee that includes representatives from public health, government, and other immunization stakeholders. The planning committee […]
The Division of Research of The Permanente Medical Group (Kaiser Permanente Northern California) seeks a Research Scientist at any level for its Vaccine Study Center. The ideal candidate will be a highly trained clinician with experience conducting vaccine research. This individual will be expected to design, execute and lead vaccine clinical trials and observational studies, […]
David Scheifele developed an online module for childhood immunization here. This initiative in online education is free and led by faculty at Queen’s, although contributors span the country. The content is at the level of medical students although others will find it useful. The format is innovative, allowing viewers to access material at 3 depth […]
CAIRE is involved in two CIC2016 Workshops. Workshops are new to CIC2016 this year: Maternal Immunization Pertussis Weds, Dec 7 | 11:00-12:30 In the context of recurrent pertussis outbreaks, the vaccine community in Canada needs to consider the best approaches for appropriatly incorporating maternal immunization into pertussis prevention & control options. Workshop lead: Dr. Manish Sadarangani (BC […]
Workshops are new to CIC2016 this year. Plan to participate in two CAIRE supported workshops during the conference: Weds, Dec 7 | 11:00-12:30 Mumps Vaccine Effectiveness, outbreak investigation Workshop lead: Dr. Shelley Deeks (Public Health Ontario) This case study on mumps is a real world example of how to assess vaccine effectiveness (VE) during an […]
11 students who submitted abstracts for the Vaccinology Student Research Program (VSRP) received a travel bursary to attend the VSRP and CIC2016. Congratulations to: – Ashleigh McGirr (University of Toronto) – Joanne McNair (Dalhousie University) – Constantina Boikos (McGill University)