The College of Physicians of Philadelphia is pleased to announce a public program on Monday, May 16, 2016, at 8 am on the Zika virus epidemic. Scott C. Weaver, MS, PhD, of the Institute for Human Infections and Immunity at the Galveston (Texas) National Laboratory, and Professor, Departments of Pathology and Microbiology & Immunology at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, will speak about current efforts toward building an effective Zika virus vaccine. Paul A. Offit, MD, vaccine developer and chief of infectious diseases of the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, will comment.
We’ll add more speakers to the line up and public registration information soon. Registration will be available on this events calendar.
Please join us for this important, timely discussion on an emerging public health threat.
Zika Virus and Zika Virus Vaccines
8 am, Monday, May 16, 2016
The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
19 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia PA 19103