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Vaccinology course 20th- 24th April 2015 :- KAVI-ICR

UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI

KAVI-INSTITUTE OF CLINICAL RESEARCH

IN COLLOBARATION WITH

DIVISION OF VACCINES AND IMMUNIZATION-MINISTRY OF HEALTH

ARE OFFERING A FIVE (5) DAY COURSE ON

 

 

VACCINES AND IMMUNIZATION

 

Venue/Country: KAVI-ICR, Medical School, University of Nairobi, Kenya

Date: 20th - 24th April 2015.

Date:10th - 14th August 2015

 

Introduction:

Vaccines are one of the success stories in the history of public health. Healthcare providers (HCPs) need to be well acquainted with current vaccination knowledge and be equipped with strategies for implementing vaccine recommendations in their clinical setting. Understanding how vaccines are developed, how vaccines work and legal issues in vaccination are some of the topics that will be addressed in this course.

 

Who should attend?

  • Clinicians
  • Pharmacists
  • Laboratory Scientists
  • Nurses
  • Public Health Professionals
  • Healthcare professionals interested in clinical aspects of vaccine delivery
  • Post-graduate students (public health and clinical fields)
  • Policy makers
  • Managers of vaccine program

 

Broad objective: Strengthen the capacity within Sub Saharan Africa in the field of vaccines and immunization

At the end of this course the participants should be able to know:

  • The concepts and principles of vaccines and immunization
  • How and why vaccines are made
  • Immunological mechanisms for vaccine protection.
  • New technology and ideas contributing to future vaccines development and
  • delivery
  • Impact of vaccines and immunization in the control of infectious diseases

 

Training Methods: Teaching will be in the form of lectures, case studies, debates and visits to clinical research facilities. KAVI-ICR will provide training materials to participants.

 

How to Register;

Download the form attached, fill & send to the email . Email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

VACCINOLOGY COURSE - AUG 2015.pdf

VACCINOLOGY COURSE - AUG 2015.doc

VACCINOLOGY COURSE - AUG 2015.docx

 

Other Details;

  1. Registration & tuition fee US$ 500 or equivalent Ksh.45,000/= (Forty Five Thousand Only) payable to the Institute after acceptance and communication to the applicant  about the application success.
  2. Subsistence allowance and accommodation to be arranged & paid for by the participants.
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Vaccinology course 20th- 24th April 2015

Date:20th - 24th April 2015 - 8:00AM to 3:00PM

Venue: Nairobi University

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