Past events

Scientific Meeting

  “The History of Pertussis and Pertussis Vaccines; Mistakes Made During an 111 Year Odyssey and What Some of the Mistakes Bode for the Future”  Dr. Jim Cherry, Distinguished Research Professor of Paediatrics, UCLA  Chair:  Mary Ramsay, Head of Immunisation at Public Health England Manson Theatre  Dr. Jim Cherry is a Professor of Paediatrics at the […]

RSV vaccines

Special Seminars on the Epidemiological evaluation of vaccines: efficacy, safety and policy — Open to ALL staff and students — Date: Wednesday 12th July Time: 5.30pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre A Speaker: Kim Mulholland, Professor of Child Health and Vaccinology at the LSHTM, Professor of Child Health at Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (Melbourne). He […]

Public trust in vaccines

Special Seminars on the Epidemiological evaluation of vaccines: efficacy, safety and policy — Open to ALL staff and students — Date: Thursday 6th July Time: 5.30 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre A Speakers: Heidi Larson. LSHTM. Former head of Global Communication for Immunization at UNICEF and Chair of Advocacy Task Force for the Global […]

Global Implementation of Vaccination Programs: past, present and future

Special Seminars on the Epidemiological evaluation of vaccines: efficacy, safety and policy — Open to ALL staff and students — Date: Wednesday 5th July Time: 5.30pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre A Speaker: David Heymann, Public Health England, LSHTM, and former Assistant Director-General, Communicable Diseases of the World Health Organization

The non-specific effects of vaccines: The good, the bad, and the ugly news

Special Seminars on the Epidemiological evaluation of vaccines: efficacy, safety and policy — Open to ALL staff and students — Date: Tuesday 4th July Time: 5.30pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre A Speaker: Christine Benn, head of the Bandim Health Project’s Danish group placed at Statens Serum Institut, and the leader of the Center of […]

RTS,S phase IV trials

Special Seminars on the Epidemiological evaluation of vaccines: efficacy, safety and policy  — Open to ALL staff and students — Date: Monday, 3rd July Time: 5.30pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre A Speaker: David Schellenberg, Professor of Malaria & International Health at LSHTM, Deputy Director of the Malaria Capacity Development Consortium and Head of Malaria […]

Scientific Meeting

Manson Theatre, Keppel Street Anthony Scott, Chair 1. Effect of maternally-derived anti-protein and anti-capsular IgG antibodies on the rate of acquisition of nasopharyngeal carriage of pneumococcus in newborns.  John Ojal (LSHTM and KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya)   2. A proposed study design to assess The effect of fractional doses of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) on immunogenicity and […]

Scientific Meeting

Estimating the impact of a maternal RSV vaccine using a mathematical modelling approach   By Alexandra Hogan   Abstract   Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is an important respiratory pathogen in children and presents a significant global health burden. It is the main cause of hospitalisations in young children. There is currently no licensed vaccine for […]

Scientific Meeting

Manson Theatre, Keppel Street   12.30   ‘Vaccine induced T cell protection against respiratory infections’   Presented by: Dr John Tregoning Group of Mucosal infection and Immunity Faculty of Medicine Imperial College London   13.00   “Natural and vaccine-induced cellular immune correlates of protection against influenza”   Presented by: Professor Ajit Lalvani Chair of Infectious Diseases, Director, […]

“Safe and efficient implementation of Dengvaxia – tackling remaining challenges”

    Wellcome Trust, 183 Euston Rd, Bloomsbury, London NW1 2BE The World Health Organisation’s Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunisation recommended in July 2016 that countries should consider introduction of dengue vaccine only in national or subnational settings with a high burden of disease and to target age groups where more than 70% […]

Vaccine Confidence Project “Building Trust, Managing Risk: Vaccine Confidence and Human Papillomavirus Vaccination” Symposium

The Vaccine Confidence Project and the HPV Prevention and Control Board are pleased to invite you to their upcoming symposium. Symposium sessions will cover topics related to: The state of HPV vaccination in the world HPV vaccination: real and perceived safety issues Culture, religion and morality around HPV vaccination Immunization anxiety reactions and the HPV […]

Scientific Meeting

Scientific Meeting Friday 17th March 12.30-13.30 Manson Theatre, Keppel Street Anthony Scott, Chair    12.30  Assessing the efficiency of catch-up campaigns for introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine; a modelling study based on data from Kilifi, Kenya Presented by: Stefan Flasche, LSHTM   13.00  HPV vaccination operational scale up and catch up campaigns in Africa Presented by:        Helen Rees, […]

Meeting: Vaccine evaluation, implementation and policy

Vaccine evaluation, implementation and policy Date: Wednesday 15 February 2017 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Venue: Manson Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Meeting Speakers: Rachel Reeves UCL, Mark Jit, LSHTM, David Hodgson, UCL 13:00 Using electronic health records to evaluate the burden of RSV This talk will present […]

Seminar: Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) – an epidemiologist’s perspective on vaccine control

  Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) – an epidemiologist’s perspective on vaccine control Date: Friday 3rd February 2017 Time: 13:00-14:00 Venue: Manson Theatre, Keppel Street  Speaker: Professor James Nokes  James Nokes is Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology at the School of Life Sciences, University of Warwick. Since 2001 he has been based full time at the Wellcome […]

Vaccine Centre Scientific Meeting

Vaccine Centre Scientific Meeting Date: Tuesday 24 January 2017 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Venue: Manson Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Meeting Beyond CRM197: Selection of species specific carrier proteins for pneumococcal conjugate vaccines Presented by Dr Mark Reglinski: UCL Respiratory Medicine Challenges and Opportunities in Vaccine […]

Seminar: Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) – an epidemiologist’s perspective on vaccine control

  Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) – an epidemiologist’s perspective on vaccine control Date: Friday 3rd February 2017 Time: 13:00-14:00 Venue: Manson Theatre, Keppel Street Speaker: Professor James Nokes James Nokes is Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology at the School of Life Sciences, University of Warwick. Since 2001 he has been based full time at the Wellcome […]

Vaccine Centre Scientific Meeting

  Date: Tuesday 24th January 2017 Time: 13:00-14:00 Venue: Manson Theatre, Keppel Street   *** “Beyond CRM197: Selection of species specific carrier proteins for pneumococcal conjugate vaccines” *** Presented by: Dr. Mark Reglinski: UCL Respiratory Medicine *** “Challenges and Opportunities in Vaccine Manufacturing” ***  Presented by: Dr. Tarit Mukhopadhyay: UCL Biochemical engineering   The meeting is […]