Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Powering Vaccine R&D: A Discussion on the Future of the Global Vaccine R&D Ecosystem

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT

Organized by Sabin Vaccine Institute and the Aspen Institute

Powering Vaccine R&D: A Discussion on the Future of the Global Vaccine R&D Ecosystem

May 5, 2021

RSVP

Join us for a panel discussion and Q&A reflecting on ideas offered in a forthcoming report by the Sabin-Aspen Vaccine Science & Policy Group, Powering Vaccine R&D: Opportunities for Transformation. This report will draw on historic lessons learned from vaccine development to outline opportunities to overhaul vaccine R&D practices to better prepare for the next pandemic, to make strides against diseases currently without vaccines, and to establish next-generation vaccines that offer meaningful improvements.

FEATURING:

Brief overview of report by Dr. Bruce Gellin, President of Global Immunization, Sabin Vaccine Institute; member, Sabin-Aspen Vaccine Science & Policy Group

Panel discussion moderated by Jamie Bay Nishi, Director, Global Health Technologies Coalition (GHTC), featuring:
• Dr. Kundai Chinyenze, Executive Medical Director, IAVI, Uganda
• Dr. Penny Heaton, Chief Executive Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates Medical Research Institute; member, Sabin-Aspen Vaccine Science & Policy Group
• Dr. John Nkengasong, Director, Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention
• Prof. Helen Rees, Executive Director, Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, University of the Witwatersrand; member, Sabin-Aspen Vaccine Science & Policy Group

Are you hosting an event soon? Share your event with us by emailing events@globalhealth.org. And, stay up-to-date with the news from the global health community by signing up for our monthly newsletter.

Details

Date:
May 5
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Event Tags:
,
Website:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Xx7XKpI6SI6ZMN4tcXz1mA

Organizers

Sabin Vaccine Institute
Aspen Institute