Conferences and Courses

 

Calendar of Upcoming Live Events

Fall 2015 Clinical Vaccinology Course
November 13-15, 2015
Bethesda, MD

2016 Annual Conference on Vaccine Research
April 18-20, 2016
Baltimore, MD

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NFID offers a comprehensive collection of clinical education and professional development programs focused on the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases, available in both live and online

 



Annual Conference on Vaccine Research

The Annual Conference on Vaccine Research (ACVR) provides high-quality, current reports of scientific progress featured in both invited presentations and submitted oral abstracts and posters. As the premier venue for cutting edge learning, effective data sharing, and scientific collaboration on issues related to vaccines and immunization, the conference features international experts leading symposia and panel discussions. Special sessions include the Mary Lou Clements-Mann Memorial Lecture in Vaccine Sciences and an NFID luncheon featuring the Robert Austrian Memorial Lecture as well as the Charles Mérieux Award and the Maurice R. Hilleman Early-Stage Career Investigator Award Presentations. 

Designed specifically for epidemiologists; health economists; immunologists; microbiologists; molecular biologists; nurses; nurse practitioners; pharmacologists; physicians and physicians in training; post-graduate fellows; public health officials; researchers and scientists; vaccine, diagnostic, and device manufacturers; and veterinarians, the conference offers attendee the opportunity to expand their knowledge and network with peers and leading infectious disease experts.

 

 

Clinical Vaccinology Course

This 2 1/2 day course focuses on new developments and issues related to the use of vaccines. Expert faculty provide the latest information on both current and prospective vaccines, updated recommendations for vaccinations across the lifespan, and innovative and practical strategies for ensuring timely and appropriate vaccination essential to improving disease prevention efforts.

The course is specifically designed for physicians (family practice, geriatricians, infectious disease specialists, internists, pediatricians, and primary care), nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, public health professionals, vaccine program administrators, and other healthcare professionals interested in the clinical aspects of vaccine delivery.