VIII Ciro de Quadros Vaccinology Course for Latin America
Together with University ISalud, the Sabin Vaccine Institute (Sabin) hosted the VIII Ciro de Quadros Vaccinology Course for Latin America 4-7 November, 2019, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
The course, named in memory of public health hero and Sabin's former Executive Vice President Dr. Ciro de Quadros, aims to familiarize participants with current global and regional immunization policies and technical guidelines, as well as with effective communication strategies. Leaders in the field discuss the fundamentals of vaccinology, current vaccine recommendations, issues surrounding immunization campaigns, and successful strategies and funding mechanisms. Participants are able to utilize information and skills learned during the training to improve vaccination coverage within their own countries.
The Program from the course can be found here
Presentations from the course can be found here.
Photos from the course can be found here
Sabin has partnered with other training institutions to compile a listing of existing vaccinology courses available globally. Click here to access the Global Vaccine Training e-Portal.