Vaccinology Courses

TropEd Advanced Vaccinology Course

The TropEd Advanced Vaccinology Course was organised by the Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health (ITMIH), Berlin, and NESI/UAntwerp, from 6 to 17 January 2014 in Berlin, Germany. The course is an accredited module (3.5 ECTS credit points) of the TropEd Masters Programme in International Health. TropEd is a network of institutions for higher education in International Health, including European and non-European institutions. This was the first time that the course was run for two weeks, following faculty and student recommendations.

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Last updated : 11 June, 2015

The 13th International Advanced Course on Vaccinology in Asia-Pacific Region

The 13th International Advanced Course on Vaccinology in the Asia-Pacific Region, organised by the International Vaccine Institute (IVI), was held from 13 to 18 May 2013, in Seoul, Korea.

The course aimed to strengthen the capacity of participants in vaccinology by providing a comprehensive overview of the vaccine continuum, from vaccine development, evaluation and regulatory principles, to production, post-licensure, introduction and policy issues.

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Last updated : 25 March, 2014

9th Annual African Vaccinology Course

Since 2005, NESI has been involved in building capacity in vaccinology for the Southern African sub-region through annual vaccinology courses with the University of Cape Town (UCT), South Africa, as local organiser. The 9th African vaccinology course was organised in Cape Town, South Africa, from 25 to 29 November 2013, and was hosted by the Vaccine for Africa Initiative (VACFA), based at UCT's Institute for Infectious Diseases and Molecular Medicine.

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Last updated : 25 March, 2014

TropEd Advanced Vaccinology course

The TropEd Advanced Vaccinology Course was organised by the Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Berlin, and NESI/UA, from 7 to 11 January 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The course is an accredited module (2 ECTS credit points) in the TropEd Masters Programme in International Health. TropEd is a network of institutions for higher education in International Health, including European and non-European institutions.

Sixteen students from both industrialised and developing countries attended the course.

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Last updated : 4 December, 2013

5th Regional Vaccinology Course for Anglophone countries

The 5th Regional Vaccinology Course for Anglophone countries was organized by WHO/AFRO in collaboration with the National Department of Health of South Africa, SAVIC/University of Limpopo, UNICEF, GAVI Alliance, USAID and NESI/UA, from May 27th to June 1st 2013 in Pretoria, South Africa.

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Last updated : 4 December, 2013

8th Annual African Vaccinology Course

NESI has been active in building capacity in immunisation for the Southern African sub-region since 2005 through annual vaccinology courses with the University of Cape Town (UCT), South Africa, as local organiser. The 8th African vaccinology course was organised in Cape Town, South Africa, from 5 to 7 November 2012, and was hosted by the Vaccine for Africa Initiative (VACFA), based at UCT's Institute for Infectious Diseases and Molecular Medicine.

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Last updated : 4 December, 2013

12th International Advanced Course on Vaccinology in Asia-Pacific Region

The 12th International Advanced Course on Vaccinology in the Asia-Pacific Region, organised by the International Vaccine Institute (IVI), was held from 14 to 19 May 2012, in Seoul, South-Korea.

The course aimed to strengthen the capacity of countries in vaccinology by providing participants with a comprehensive overview of the vaccine continuum, from vaccine development, evaluation and regulatory principles, to production, post-licensure, introduction and policy issues.

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Last updated : 4 December, 2013

TropEd Advanced Vaccinology Course

The TropEd Advanced Vaccinology Course was organised by the Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Berlin, and NESI/UA, from 9 to 13 January 2012 in Berlin, Germany. The course is an accredited module (2 ECTS credit points) in the TropEd Masters Programme in International Health. TropEd is a network of institutions for higher education in International Health, including European and non-European institutions.

Sixteen students from both industrialised and developing countries attended the course.

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Last updated : 4 December, 2013

4th Regional Vaccinology Course for Anglophone Countries

The 4th Regional Vaccinology Course for Anglophone countries was organized by WHO/AFRO, in collaboration with the Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation (MoPHS) of Kenya, UNICEF, USAID and NESI, from 19 to 24 March 2012 in Nairobi, Kenya.

The course was attended by 27 participants from 13 countries: Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe; and included EPI managers and other EPI staff, academics, WHO/UNICEF focal points and NGOs.

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Last updated : 28 July, 2014

Seminar on The introduction of new vaccines into national immunisation programmes

Séminaire de mise à jour sur l'introduction de nouveaux vaccins dans les programmes nationaux de vaccination

The seminar was jointly organised by the Faculty of Medicine, Cadi Ayyad University of Marrakech, and the Network for Education and Support in Immunisation (NESI), in Marrakech, Morocco, from 27 to 28 March 2012.

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Last updated : 19 September, 2014