Infectious Diseases Research Day / CCfV Annual Symposium

Sponsored by Canadian Center for Vaccinology and the Dalhousie Divisions of Infectious Diseases of the Departments of Pediatrics and Medicine and the Dalhousie Infectious Diseases Research Alliance. Educationally co-sponsored by Dalhousie University Continuing Medical Education.

Come check out the poster judging and presentations featuring

Monday 1 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

  • Mark Steinhoff M.D, Maternal Immunization: a 3-for-1 strategy
  • Chris Richardson Ph.D.,Measles Virus: a potential therapeutic cancer vaccine?
  • Matthew Herder L.L.B., Intellectual property obstacles to diversifying influenza vaccine manufacturing capacity
  • Robbin Lindsay Ph.D, Ticks and tick-borne diseases in Nova Scotia
  • Mark Steinhoff M.D., Vaccine trials and serendipity

Tuesday - 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

  • TJ Marrie Lecture (Grand Rounds) - Robbin Lindsay Ph.D, Challenges associated with detection, prevention and control of Lyme disease in Canada
  • Oral Presentations (10 presentations by authors)
  • Pauline Dakin, CBC Health/Medical Reporter, Ready for Primetime: interpreting research for the public

Detailed Schedule - PDF

More information on the Candaian Centre for Vaccinology website


Monday, April 23, 2012 - 1:00pm - Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - 2:30pm

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