Following the Courses, former ADVAC participants are registered as ADVAC alumni, who are invited to attend ADVAC alumni meetings regularly organized in the context of major vaccine meetings (e.g. SAGE, IDSA, ESPID, WSPID) .
Discussion topic: The impact of COVID-19 on the immunization programmes and how to correct the situation. Presenters: Dr Richard Mihigo, WHO Regional Office for Africa Dr Magdalena Bastias, Immunization Department, Ministry of Health, Chile and member of the Global NITAG Network Steering Committee
Discussion topic: Logistics of deployment of COVID vaccines on a global level how vaccines will make it to the most vulnerable populations Presenters: Professor Lisa Cooper, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Dr Katherine O’Brien, WHO
Discussion topic: Contextualization of the results of COVID vaccine trials: implications for national decision-making, future and ongoing trials, and post-licensure surveillances Presenters: Professor Peter Smith and Professor Nick Andrews