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    7th HKU-Pasteur Immunology Course

    Course Date: 30 Nov 2014

    for Research Postgraduate Students (MPhil and PhD)

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    DATE:

    20 November - 12 December 201

    TOPIC:

    MUCOSAL IMMUNITY AND VACCINES

    The major theme of the 7th HKU – Pasteur Immunology Course will be mucosal immunity and vaccines. It has become clear that understanding the complex interactions between
    pathogens and the host’s defense that take place the mucosal surfaces of the gastrointestinal, respiratory, and urogenital tracts is a crucial step forward to develop effective mucosal vaccines
    as additional components of our defensive arsenal against pathogens. The 2014 edition will be run in collaboration with the International Vaccine Institute in Seoul.

    DIRECTORS:

    • Roberto BRUZZONE, HKU-Pasteur Research Pole
    • Liwei LU, The University of Hong Kong
    • Georges THIRY, International Vaccine Institute
    • Armelle PHALIPON, Institut Pasteur

    LECTURERS:

    • Richard ASPINALL (UK)
    • Roberto BRUZZONE (Hong Kong)
    • Cecil CZERKINSKY (South Korea)
    • Kimberley FAX (Philippines)
    • Florent GINHOUX (Singapore)
    • Guido GRANDI (Italy)
    • Jean-Pierre KRAEHENBUHL (Switzerland)
    • Mi-Na KWEON (South Korea)
    • Laura MACKAY (Australia)
    • Arnaud MARCHANT (Belgium)
    • Al PACH (South Korea)
    • Armelle PHALIPON (France)
    • Firdausi QADRI (Bangladesh)
    • Laurent RENIA (Singapore)
    • Ajit Pal SINGH (South Korea)
    • Georges THIRY (South Korea)
    • Timo VESIKARI (Finland)
    • Peter WHITE (UK)

    FREE REGISTRATION:

    Candidates are invited to download course application form.

    Please return completed form, including two letters of recommendation to hku-pasteur@hku.hk.

    Accommodation (on sharing twin basis) and food (canteen-style) will be provided.

    The HKU-Pasteur Immunology course (MMPH6174) is included in the coursework curriculum for research postgraduate studies of the University of Hong Kong.

    FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

    Anne LI at +852 2831 5516 or hku-pasteur@hku.hk.
    Check www.hkupasteur.hku.hk for programme updates.

    DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: August 30, 2014.

    Click to download the poster.

    7th HKU-Pasteur Immunology Course on Mucosal Immunity and Vaccines