Discuss different aspects related to immunization in adults:

- importance and challenges of adult immunization
- immune response in elderly
- vaccine schedule for adults, immunocompromised patients, healthcare workers and travellers
100 – 200 ID specialists, public health, travel health specialists, training physicians in infectious diseases, vaccinology and paediatrics and healthcare professionals interested in adult immunization.
Renato Kfouri, NA, Brazil
Isabella Ballalai, Rio de Janeiro , Brazil
Lessandra Michelin, Caxias do Sul/RS, Brazil
ESCMID Vaccine Study Group - EVASG
Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases (SBI)
Brazilian Immunization Society (SBIM)
The organizers of the course will apply for European CME accreditation through EACCME.

Speakers


Jesse Alves, São Paulo, Brazil
Isabella Ballalai, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
João Bosco Siqueira, Goiânia, Brazil
Sergio Cimerman, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Ron Dagan, Beer Sheva, Israel
Susanna Esposito, Perugia, Italy
Renato Kfouri, NA, Brazil
Guido Levi, São Paulo, Brazil
Marta Heloísa Lopes, São Paulo, Brazil
Reinaldo Menezes, Rio de Janerio, Brazil
Lessandra Michelin, Caxias do Sul/RS, Brazil
Ana Paula Moschione, São Paulo, Brazil
Lauro Pinto, Vitoria, Brazil
Rosana Richtmann, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Marco Aurelio Safadi, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Luisa Lina Villa, São Paulo, Brazil
Lily Yin Weckx, São Paulo, Brazil

Contact Person (Scientific Programme)

Lessandra Michelin
University of Caxias do Sul
Division of Infectious Diseases, Vaccinology and Travel Medicine
Rua Prof. Antonio Vignolli, 255
95070561 Caxias do Sul
Brazil
+55 54 3218-7257
lessandra@gmail.com

Administrative Secretariat

Fernanda Prestes
Brazilian Immunization Society
SBIm
Rua Sena Madureira, 151 cj 606
04021050 São Paulo
Brazil
+55 11 5081-7028
sbim@fernandapresteseventos.com.br

Venue Info

Event Map
Venue Details
Renaissance São Paulo Hotel
Alameda Santos, 2233 – Cerqueira César, 01419002 Sao Paulo
Brazil

Friday, 16 March 2018

09:00 - 09:15
Welcoming remarks
Speaker(s): Sergio Cimerman
Speaker(s): Lessandra Michelin
09:15 - 09:45
Challenges and new strategies for adult immunization
Speaker(s): Isabella Ballalai
09:45 - 10:15
Immunization during pregnancy
Speaker(s): Susanna Esposito
10:15 - 10:30
Q&A session
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30
Immune response in elderly
Speaker(s): Ana Paula Moschione
11:30 - 12:00
Vaccine for immunosuppressed patients: a special care
Speaker(s): Marta Heloísa Lopes
12:00 - 12:30
Q&A session
12:30 - 14:00
Lunch
14:00 - 14:30
Meningococcal vaccine: A, B, C, W, X, Y – are adults at risk?
Speaker(s): Marco Aurelio Safadi
14:30 - 15:00
Pneumococcal vaccine: is there a place for VPC13 + VPP23?
Speaker(s): Ron Dagan
15:00 - 15:30
Q&A session
15:30 - 15:45
Coffee break
15:45 - 16:15
Influenza vaccine: do adults need quadrivalent vaccine?
Speaker(s): Renato Kfouri
16:15 - 16:45
Hepatitis A: still a challenge
Speaker(s): Rosana Richtmann

Saturday, 17 March 2018

09:00 - 09:15
Opening remarks
Speaker(s): Lessandra Michelin
09:15 - 09:45
Vaccines for HIV patients: what do we need to know?
Speaker(s): Lauro Pinto
09:45 - 10:15
Herpes Zoster vaccine: present and future
Speaker(s): Guido Levi
10:15 - 10:30
Q&A session
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30
Vaccines for healthcare workers: who needs protection?
Speaker(s): Lily Yin Weckx
11:30 - 12:00
HPV vaccine: cervical cancer and beyond
Speaker(s): Luisa Lina Villa
12:00 - 12:30
Q&A session
12:30 - 14:00
Lunch
14:00 - 14:30
Vaccine for travellers: how to protect them?
Speaker(s): Jesse Alves
14:30 - 15:00
Dengue vaccine: now we have a new protection!
Speaker(s): João Bosco Siqueira
15:00 - 15:30
Yellow fever: the Brazilian experience – lessons learned
Speaker(s): Reinaldo Menezes
15:30 - 16:00
Q&A session and closing remarks
Speaker(s): Isabella Ballalai
Speaker(s): Lessandra Michelin

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50
100
The registration fee includes the course, teaching materials and coffee breaks. Travel and accommodation are not included.
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