3rd Annual Conference on Vaccine Research (2000)


Conference Abstracts


Sunday, April 30, 2000

Keynote Address

Vaccines: Seizing the Moment
William H. Foege, M.D.
Emory University

Mary Lou Clements-Mann Memorial Lecture in Vaccine Sciences
The Promise of 21st Century Science: Goals for the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization
Sir Gustav Nossal
University of Melbourne

Symposium 1: The Economics of Vaccines: Industry-Public Health Interface
Submitted Presentations 1: Assessing Immunologic Response and Disease Protection
Submitted Presentations 2: Preclinical Studies of New Vaccines
Symposium 2: Global Control and Eradication of Diseases Using Tools Currently Available
Monday May 1, 2000

Symposium 3: Immunologic Responses at the Extremes of Life

Submitted Presentations 3: Developing and Evaluating New Vaccines for Common Pathogens
Submitted Presentations 4: Vaccine Associated Reactions, Vaccine Safety, and Vaccine Acceptance
Submitted Presentations 5: Immunomodulators and Adjuvants
Submitted Presentations 6: Towards an HIV Vaccine
Symposium 4: Respiratory Vaccines on the Near Horizon
  • Group A Streptococcus Vaccines
    Fran A. Rubin, Ph.D.
    Respiratory Division
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus Vaccines
    Brian Murphy, M.D.
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

  • Pneumococcal Conjugate and Non conjugate Vaccines
    Robert F. Breiman, M.D.
    Scientific Program Committee

  • Influenza Vaccines
    Kristin L. Nichol, M.D.
    University of Minnesota School of Medicine
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center

Tuesday May 2, 2000

Symposium 5: Vaccines for Sexually Transmitted Infections

Symposium 6: Innate Immunity
Submitted Presentations 7: Evaluating Therapeutic Vaccines for Infectious and Non-Infectious Conditions
Symposium 7: Genomics and Vaccinology
Symposium 8: Current Vaccine Regulatory Issues
Poster Group 1: New Vaccines for Common Pathogens
Poster Group 2: The Hiv Infected Patient: Epidemiology, immunology, and vaccinology
Poster Group 3: Vaccine Preventable Diseases: Current Research and Current Issues
Poster Group 4: Alternative methods of Vaccine Delivery
Poster Group 5: Miscellaneous Topics in Vaccine Research