Immuno-Colombia 2021


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IUIS-ALACI-ACAAI Immuno-Colombia 2021

MECHANISMS AND APPROACHES TO IMMUNOTHERAPY FOR CANCER AND CHRONIC INFLAMMATORY DISEASES

 

Dates: 5 -16 April 2021

Location: Virtual (Online)

The aims of the course are:

  • To review immunological mechanisms and molecules targeted by immunotherapeutic strategies and clinical trials.
  • To understand immune-related adverse events occurring with these therapies.
  • To get acquainted with immunological monitoring and biomarkers of immunotherapy.
  • To review potential new immunotherapeutic strategies.

Requirements to apply:

This 9-day virtual course is open to PhD students or postdocs in immunology and fellows in clinical specialties related to immunotherapy, such as clinical immunology, oncology, rheumatology, hematology.

Stable internet is a pre-requisite for applying for the virtual course (facilitated using Zoom). All course activities will be in English.

We invite applicants from Latin American and Caribbean countries with national immunology societies affiliated to ALACI. Students from low to middle income countries working in the area are also invited.

Deadline for application: 30 November 2020

HOW TO APPLY:

  • PLEASE DOWNLOAD THE FOLLOWING FORMImmuno-Colombia-2021-Application-Form.docx
  • Fill in the form in FULL (We will not accept partially completed forms)
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  • Fill in the form below and UPLOAD your application

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IMMUNO-COLOMBIA 2021 APPLICATION

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Local Organizers:

  • Luis F García 
  • Gloria Vásquez
  • Gloria I. Sánchez
    (Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia)

International Organizers:

  • Dieter Kabelitz (University of Kiel, Germany)
  • Michelle Letarte (University of Toronto, Canada)
  • Clive Gray (University of Cape Town, South Africa)

Facilitators:

  • Olivera Finn (University of Pittsburgh, USA)
  • Sonia Guedan (Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain)
  • Dieter Kabelitz (University of Kiel, Germany)
  • Augusto Ochoa (Louisiana State University, USA)
  • Klaus Pantel, (University Hospital, Hamburg Germany)
  • Betsy Quackenbush (Elstar Therapeutics Inc.  USA)
  • Carla V Rothlin (Yale University, USA)
  • Gloria Vásquez (Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia)
  • Soraya Zorro (MD Anderson Cancer Institute, USA)
 
 
 
 
 
 
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