OPEN CALL | Workshop “Non-human primate models to study infectious diseases and vaccines development

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The School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences of University of Porto (ICBAS-UP) organized a workshop in the context of the EUGLOH Alliance.

The workshop “Non-human primate models to study infectious diseases and vaccines development” will take place on the 11th of May, at ICBAS, and will focus on non-human primate models to study the immune response in the context of infectious diseases and vaccine development.

Participants will know the dynamics of vaccine-induced innate and adaptive memory and their interactions in the context of prime/boost immunizations. Principles behind state-of-the-art technology for the study of the immune response, such as mass cytometry, will be also covered.

Aiming to foster collaboration within the context of the EUGLOH Alliance, the workshop will be delivered by a guest expert, Anne Sophie Beignon, from IDMIT, CEA, INSERM and Université Paris-Saclay.

WHEN: 11th of May 2022, from 2.30pm to 6pm (Portuguese time)

WHERE: ICBAS – R. Jorge de Viterbo Ferreira 228, 4050-313 Porto

HOW: Hybrid (in person for U.Porto students), free and in English

WHO CAN ATTEND: 3rd cycle students of the Universities of the Alliance

VACANCIES: 30 vacancies available (in person) for U.Porto students

RECRUITMENT OF PARTICIPANTS: Eligible students will be sorted by order of registration, with priority conferred to those attending the final years of their doctoral programme.

RECOGNITION: EUGLOH certificate (with possibility of including this activity in the Diploma Supplement)


REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 20th of April 2022, at 10.59pm (Portuguese time)

* The EUGLOH Alliance – European University for Global Health is a pilot initiative funded by the European Commission through the Erasmus+ Programme. It is composed by 5 European Universities: University of Porto, Lund University (Sweden), Ludwig- Maximilians-Universität München (Germany), University of Szeged (Hungary) and Université Paris-Saclay (France). To find more EUGLOH opportunities please visit: .

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