TITLE

Clinical Vaccinology Course -- November 14-16, 2008

PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;8/22/2008, Vol. 57 Issue 33, p900
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a Clinical Vaccinology Course sponsored by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID), Emory University School of Medicine and the Emory Vaccine Center. The course is scheduled to be held between November 14 and 16, 2008 at the Hyatt Regency Bethesda Hotel in Bethesda Maryland. It will focus on new developments and concerns related to the use of vaccines in pediatric, adolescent and adult populations.
ACCESSION #
34881927

 

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