The IUIS-Brazil Advanced Course of Vaccines is an immersion course on advanced topics and current research on multiple aspects of vaccine development, including discovery, preclinical development, upscaling, manufacturing, clinical trials, and regulatory issues.

Graduate students​, post-doctoral fellows​ and early career scientists ​doing research in the vaccine area will participate, mostly from Latin American countries.

The Advanced course will take place at the Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil from Dec 11-15, 2017 and it is sponsored by the Instituto de Investigação em Imunologia/INCT, IUIS – International Union of Immunogical Societies, ALAI – Latin American Association on Immunological societies, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Universidade de São Paulo and SBI- Brazilian Society of Immunology.

Amongst the main goals of the course will be encouraging interactions between students and faculty, which will happen during poster presentations where students will discuss their results, preparing of faculty-guided projects to be developed by students along the course, and discussion sessions.

The course will also include lectures, discussion sessions, student poster presentations.

The course will also provide review material on their topics to be posted at Immunopaedia, an IUIS-supported website


ENGLISH is the official language of the Course. The venue will be at Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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