Prof. Albert Osterhaus a world renowned scientist/researcher in avian influenza and one of the keynote speakers at the Bangkok International Conference on Avian Influenza 2008 (23-25 January 2008) talks about his upcoming presentation entitled “Development of pandemic influenza vaccines”.
"Development of pandemic influenza vaccines"
By Prof. Albert D.M.E. Osterhaus
Head of Virology Department
Erasmus Medical Centre, the Netherlands
What is/are the highlight(s) of your speaking topic?
The highlight of my presentation will be the latest information on the development of pandemic influenza vaccines. Why it is taking so long to find the suitable vaccine and what is the likelihood of a successful vaccine completion.
What will the participants gain from attending your speaking session?
The participants will gain valuable information on state of the art of the vaccine research and participate in a discussion on where we stand on the possibilities to develop and use such a vaccine when it is needed.