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12th Annual African Vaccinology Course

The 12th Annual Africa Vaccinology Course was organised by the Vaccines for Africa Initiative (VACFA), University of Cape Town, from 7 to 11 November 2016 in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Last updated : 3 July, 2017

Vaccinology Course for Health Professionals

The vaccinology course for health professionals was organised by the East Africa Centre for Vaccines and Immunization (ECAVI) from 25 to 29 July 2016 in Kampala, Uganda. 

The aim of the vaccinology course is to equip healthcare professionals with up-to-date knowledge, skills and expertise on vaccines and immunisation in order to enable them to deal with current and emerging challenges related to immunisation programmes. 

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Last updated : 3 July, 2017

Advanced Course of Vaccinology (ADVAC), Veyrier-du-Lac, France

The 17th Aevanced Course of Vaccinology (ADVAC) was organised by Fondation Mérieux and the University of Geneva at Veyrier-du-Lac, Franc, from 23 May to 3 June 2016.

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Last updated : 28 June, 2017

HPV Workshop: "Implementing HPV vaccination in Africa: opportunities for strengthening adolescent health"

The workshop was organised by SAVIC/Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University, South African Medical Research Council, NESI/University of Antwerp, University of Nairobi and Kenya Paediatric Association in Nairobi, Kenya from 22-24 March 2016.

As HPV vaccination can be regarded as an entry point for strengthening overall adolescent health services, the purpose of the workshop was to:

(a)    Promote successful and effective introduction of HPV vaccination and other adolescent health interventions in the eastern and southern African region;

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Last updated : 20 May, 2016

"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 11 to 22 January 2016 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. The accreditation for the two-weeks course was obtained in October 2013 and is valid until October 2018.

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Last updated : 17 May, 2016

HPV Workshop: "Implementing HPV vaccination in Africa: opportunities for strengthening adolescent health."

The workshop on "Implementing HPV vaccination in Africa: opportunities for strengthening adolescent health" was organised by SAVIC/Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University, South African Medical Research Council and NESI/University of Antwerp in Johannesburg, South Africa, from 5 to 7 October 2015. The workshop was officially opened by the Vice-Chancellor of Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University.

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Last updated : 2 May, 2016

11th Annual African vaccinology course

The 11th Annual African Vaccinology course was organised in Cape Town, South Africa, from 9 to 13 November 2015, and was hosted by the Vaccine for Africa Initiative (VACFA), based at the University of Cape Town.

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Last updated : 2 May, 2016

3rd Regional vaccinology course for Francophone countries

The 3rd Regional Vaccinology Course for Francophone countries was organised by WHO/AFRO from 12-19 September 2015 in Mbour, Senegal, in collaboration with UNICEF, Stellenbosch University and NESI/University of Antwerp.

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Last updated : 2 May, 2016

Advanced Course of Vaccinology (ADVAC)

The 16th Advanced Course of Vaccinology (ADVAC) was organised by Fondation Mérieux and the University of Geneva, at Veyrier-du-Lac, France, from 11 to 22 May 2015.

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Last updated : 2 May, 2016

HPV Symposium and Stakeholders meeting: "Implementing HPV vaccination in Africa: opportunities for strengthening adolescent health."

The South African Vaccination and Immunisation Centre (SAVIC)/Sefako Makgatho University, the South African Medical Research Council (SA-MRC) and the Network for Education and Support in Immunisation (NESI)/University of Antwerp, organised a Symposium on "Implementing HPV vaccination in Africa: opportunities for strengthening adolescent health" in Pretoria, South Africa, on 24 March 2015.

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Last updated : 2 May, 2016

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