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 […]

Kaiser Permanente: Research Scientist Position

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, […]

Infant and Child Immunizations

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 […]

CIC2016 Workshops

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 […]

CAIRE is involved in two CIC2016 Workshops

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 […]

Student Travel Bursary Award Winners | CIC2016

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)

18th Advanced Course of Vaccinology (ADVAC) 2017

8 – 19 May 2017 | Veyrier du Lac (near Annecy), France Call for applications | Closing date: 15 Nov 2016  This course is organized by Fondation Mérieux and Université de Genève and aims to facilitate critical decision-making in vaccinology by providing participants with a comprehensive overview of the field, from immunology to vaccine development and […]

3rd International Conference on Innate Immunity and Immune System Diseases

Location: Jackson Ville, USA | Date: Sept 18-19, 2017 Conference Theme: “Global Aspects in Innate Immunity: Advancing to the Frontier” Website: With the generous response and support received from the participants of previous annual Innate Immunity 2015 and Innate Immunity 2016 conference. Conference series LLC proudly announces “3rd International Conference on Innate Immunity and Immune […]

BC Clinical Research Infrastructure Network (BCCRIN)

BCCRIN is seeking research sites to assist with recruitment for the Canadian Clinical Research Participation Survey.  The purpose of this survey is to engage and learn from patients and study volunteers about their experience with Canadian clinical trials. The Canadian Clinical Trials Coordinating Centre (CCTCC) has partnered with BCCRIN on the national expansion of the survey.

Seeking Nominations: 2016 Canadian Immunization Conference

2016 Canadian Immunization Conference December 6-8, 2016 | Ottawa Convention Centre Nominations The Conference Organizing Committee is seeking nominations for two important awards: John Waters Memorial Award & Distinguished Lecture in Canadian Immunization Award. Make your nomination by Monday 4 July 2016 at 17:00 (ET)