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Prevent and protect: vaccines and immune responses

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Thursday 26th Nov 2015, 05.00pm to 06.30pm
Old Indian Institute Building (Lecture Theatre), 34 Broad Street OX1 3BD

How do vaccines stimulate the immune system, and how can we use this knowledge to develop more effective vaccines for future pandemics? Professor Adrian Hill, Co-Director of the Oxford Martin Programme on Vaccines, will discuss the diverse challenges of vaccine design and development, with particular reference to his group’s recent pioneering clinical trials of Ebola virus vaccines.

Topics: Drugs--Design, Clinical trials, Ebola virus disease, Vaccines, Drug development

Hosts: Oxford Martin School (University of Oxford)

Organisers: Caroline Corke (University of Oxford, Oxford Martin School)

Contact email: caroline.corke@oxfordmartin.ox.ac.uk

Audience: Public

Booking: Required

Web address for booking: http://www.oxfordmartin.ox.ac.uk/event/2205