A Multidisciplinary Approach to Vaccinology and Immunotherapeutics (VACC 801.3)

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Syllabus / Public content Section Term Instructor
VACC 801 01 January 2017 Suresh Tikoo (primary instructor)
VACC 801 01 January 2016 Suresh Tikoo (primary instructor)


Provides an introduction to the scientific basis of vaccination, the pathobiology of infectious diseases, vaccine manufacturing, production and commercialization, as well as socio-ethical aspects of vaccines such as risk perception and public acceptance. Other topics will include legal issues such as intellectual property law, public health aspects of vaccines, national and international immunization programs and the use of vaccines in disease outbreaks. The course will be taught by recognized experts in the field with guest lectures given by experts from both industry and regulatory authorities.


Admission to the College of Graduate Studies and Research and permission of the School of Public Health.

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