Conferences & Courses

Calendar of Upcoming Live Events

2019 Clinical Vaccinology Course

November 16-17, 2019
Washington, DC

Registration Opens July 2019

2020 Annual Conference on Vaccinology Research
March 23-25, 2020
Washington, DC

2020 Clinical Vaccinology Course
November 13-14, 2020
Bethesda, 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 formats.


Annual Conference on Vaccinology Research

The Annual Conference on Vaccinology 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.

ACVR Audio Conference Recordings (2017)
Recordings of slides synced with audio for 23 select conference sessions are available for purchase including keynote presentations and symposia.

2019 Annual Conference on Vaccinology Research
Purchase Program Agenda & Abstract Book ( Contains biographies and abstracts of invited and submitted presentations by international experts.155 pages. Spiral bound.

Clinical Vaccinology Course

This course focuses on new developments and issues related to the use of vaccines. Expert faculty will provide the latest information on vaccines, including updated recommendations for vaccination across the lifespan and innovative and practical strategies for ensuring timely and appropriate immunization.

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

Note: NFID policies limit the release of presentations to registered attendees only. To purchase copies of program books (abstracts, references, and speaker bios), visit the NFID online store.