Immunology workshops, conferences and courses in Africa for healthcare professionals, researchers and students.
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
IUIS-Brazil Advanced Course of Vaccines
The IUIS-Brazil Advanced Course of Vaccines is an immersion course on advanced topics and current research on multiple aspects of vaccine development, including discovery, preclinical development, upscaling, manufacturing, clinical trials, and regulatory issues.
- Registration is free for all students and will be openend from the 24th of July 2017
- Students will be selected according to criteria displayed in the website.
- 35 latin americam students will be awarded with full expenses
- ENGLISH is the official language of the course. The venue will be at Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.
More information and Registration – iuisbrazilvaccines2017.com.br
14th Spring School on Immunology
Every year in spring the German Society for Immunology (DGfI) hosts the ‘Spring School on Immunology’ in Ettal, Bavaria. This School is part of the DGfI´s Academy for Immunology and offers advanced training for students who already have good knowledge of Immunology. The School thus primarily addresses doctoral students in the later stages of their PhD training as well as recent Postdocs.
The School is based on plenary lectures reviewing the themes of the School while also offering ample time for discussions.
Through joint sponsorship by IUIS and the German Society for Immunology – 3 full scholarships will be offered for this School for applicants from developing countries and studying/working in these countries.
To qualify: the students must show signs of future leadership. The deadline for submissions is 30th of November 2017.
More information and Registration – web.dgfi.org/spring-school
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.
IMMUNO-SOUTH AFRICA 2017 COURSE
Krystal Beach, Gordon’s Bay, Cape Town, 1-9 September 2017
MRC Unit Banjul, Gambia, 19-26 November 2016
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, 5-8 October 2016
Kilifi, Kenya, 19–24 September 2016
IUIS-FAIS IMMUNO-TUNISIA COURSE
Hammamet, Tunisia, 4-8 April 2016
IUIS-FAIS-IDA IMMUNO SOUTH AFRICA COURSE
Cape Town, South Africa, 20-24 October 2015
Medellin, Columbia, 10-13 October 2015