The 10th International Rotavirus Symposium was held 19-21 September, 2012 in Bangkok, Thailand. It brought together over 350 interested stakeholders from 47 countries to provide an update on new data and relevant research that will inform public health agendas related to prevention of rotavirus gastroenteritis.

Main Session Topics

Participants discussed the latest results of trials of new rotavirus vaccines in developing country settings, issues in vaccine policy and introduction, and early post-marketing data on vaccine impact and safety. Sessions included:

  • Update on rotavirus vaccines
  • Early experiences with introduction of new rotavirus vaccines
  • Epidemiology and burden of rotavirus disease
  • The pipeline for rotavirus vaccines
  • The next steps for rotavirus vaccines

The Proceedings of this meeting can be found here.

Approved presentations can be found here.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Event Location: 
Bangkok, Thailand