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Ebola vaccine: where are we? How to move forward?

Ebola vaccine: where are we? How to move forward?

Fondation Mérieux event

12-13 January 2015, Les Pensières, Annecy (France)

Abstracts

Keynote Lectures: Ebola - An overview

David L. Heymann, M.D.
Head and Senior Fellow, Chatham House Centre on Global Health Security and Professor, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Session 1: Ebola vaccine research agenda: A status

Sarah Gilbert
Jenner Institute, University of Oxford

Session 2: Challenges in Ebola vaccine research

Rodolphe Thiebaut
INSERM U897

David Wood
World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Armand Sprecher
Médecins Sans Frontières - Operational Center of Brussels

Donata Medaglini
University of Siena and Sclavo Vaccines Association

Claire-Anne Siegrist
University of Geneva

Bernadette Murgue
IMMI & Aviesan

Session 3: Cultural and programmatic challenges in the implementation of Ebola vaccine programs

Robert Newman, MD, MPH
Gavi - The Vaccine Alliance, Geneva

Anton Camacho
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Dr Manica Balasegaram
MSF Access Campaign

Janice E. Graham
Dalhousie University

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