COVID-19: The science of vaccines

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COVID-19: The science of vaccines

February 24 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Delve deeper into the science of viruses and vaccines. Experts in virology and vaccine development will share about how coronaviruses infect, how COVID-19 vaccines— including a new class of mRNA vaccines— protect us, and how scientists were able to make the vaccine possible within a year.

Speakers:

  • James H. Conway, MD FAAP
    Medical Director of UW Health Immunization Program and Associate Director of UW-Madison Global Health Institute
  • Johan den Boon, PhD
    Virologist with the John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Center for Research in Virology at the Morgridge Institute for Research
  • William R. Hartman, MD
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine Faculty and principal investigator for the UW Health AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial

Venue

Zoom Meeting
details will be sent to registered attendees

Organizer

Morgridge Institute
Phone:
6083164100
Website:
https://morgridge.org/