For many, it has become evident that strategies to improve the effectiveness of such vaccines are urgently needed.
To examine these and other controversial issues about the vaccine crisis and the science of producing effective vaccines against avian influenza, the New York Academy of Sciences is presenting a discussion, "The Science of Influenza Vaccines" on Thursday, December 2, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at Academy headquarters, 2 East 63rd Street, New York, NY
The program will feature four speakers who will speak on the following topics:
Speaker: Adolfo Garcia-Sastre, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Speaker: Hong Jin, MedImmune Vaccines
Speaker: John Treanor, University of Rochester Medical Center
Speaker: Jacqueline Katz, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
For further information, visit the meetings/conferences section of the nyas.org web site. Space is limited. Please RSVP to Jennifer Tang at 212-838-0230 x257 or email email@example.com to reserve a spot.
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