ALUMNI Meeting : Webinar
Date: 12 April 2023
Time:  1-3 PM CET
Discussion topic:
 Overcoming the challenges to measles and rubella elimination in south-east asia


Dr Naveen Thacker
, member of the ADVAC Scientific Committee, the vice-chair of the International Collaboration of the Advanced Vaccinology Trainings (ICAVT), and the President-Elect of the International Pediatric Association (IPA) for the year 2021-2023
Dr Md Tanvir Hossen, Alumni 22nd ADVAC, Deputy Program Manager, EPI & Surveillance, Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Bangladesh

Presentations :

Prof T. Jacob John, Co-Chair of India Expert Advisory Group on Measles and Rubella Elimination (25 minutes).
Dr. Firdausi Qadri, Senior Scientist and Head, Mucosal Immunology and Vaccinology Unit Senior Director, Infectious Diseases Division, icddr,b, and Founder & Lead, Institute for developing Science and Health initiatives (ideSHi) (25 minutes).

Panel discussion:

Dr. Firdausi Qadri, Prof T. Jacob John & Dr Naveen Thacker
(25 minutes)

General discussion and questions with the Alumni (45 minutes)

Documents and links:

pdfMeasles & Rubella Elimination in South EastAsia Region
Prof T. Jacob John

pdfRole of MR vaccine in eliminating measles and rubella
Dr. Firdausi Qadri