Immunology workshops, conferences and courses in Africa for healthcare professionals, researchers and students.
6th South African Immunology Society (SAIS) Conference – SAIS
- 3 – 6 September 2017
- Krystal Beach, Gordons Bay, South Africa
The Conference theme is Immune Tolerance, it will be in conjunction with the Infectious Diseases in Africa Workshop taking place on the 7th to 8th of September 2017 also at Krystal Beach, Gordons Bay.
The program is broad and will appeal to everyone involved in Immunology and there will be plenty of opportunity to meet with immunologists providing the best care in South Africa. This year’s Conference will emphasize networking with young scientists to create a stronger network for the next generation of African immunologists.
Register and submit abstracts online – sais-bookings.co.za
10th African Congress of Immunology – The Federation of African Immunological Societies
The theme of the Congress is “Immunology for a healthy Africa” with all major topics of immunology covered. In particular, advances in immunology of infectious diseases and related vaccines development and use, will remain a major focus of the Congress, as will the emerging fields of microbiome-host interactions, new innate cell subsets and immune-regulatory pathways. The impressive expansion of knowledge and concepts as well as discovery of new treatments revolutionizing the fields of cancer, autoimmunity, allergy, transplantation and immune deficiencies will be substantial part of the program. Progress in immunology is to a large extent driven by new technology and advances in molecular immunology, single-cell analysis and high-throughput sequencing will also be covered by the scientific program.
Register and submit abstracts online – faisafrica.com
We create and host online courses in partnership with the International Union of Immunological Societies (IUIS) and other bodies. These courses educate and support participants and students before and after Immunology conferences and courses world-wide.
We provide frameworks of knowledge so that participants can fully engage and get the very best out of real-world courses. We also provide lectures, relevant resources and assessment to educate users on all fronts.
MRC Unit Banjul, Gambia, 19-26 November 2016
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, 5-8 October 2016
Kilifi, Kenya, 19–24 September 2016
Hammamet, Tunisia, 4-8 April 2016
Cape Town, South Africa, 20-24 October 2015
Medellin, Columbia, 10-13 October 2015