Tonight in Copenhagen - Peter Aaby gives a talk in Dansk Medicinsk-historisk Selskab

16 March 2016

"Lessons for the past and for the future? En gentolkning af infektioner og vaccinationer"

Time: 16 March 19.30
Place: Auditoriet, Kirurgisk Akademi, Medicinsk Museion, Bredgade 62

The presentation is in Danish!

Christine Benn's public lecture on vaccines now available online

22 December 2015

Christine Benn held a public lecture November 30th on vaccines. This took place at the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters.

Watch the lecture here if you missed her inspiring introduction to vaccines. NB the lecture is in Danish.

Public lecture by Christine Benn at the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters - NOV. 30

20 November 2015

Christine Benn is giving a public lecture on vaccines at the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters. Please feel free to participate.

NB. The lecture is in Danish.

Christine Benn invited to give prestigous plenary talk at the ESCAIDE conference

13 November 2015

European Scientific Conference on Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology (ESCAIDE) is taking place this week in Stockholm, Sweden.

Prof. Christine Benn was invited to give one of the prestigous plenary talks at the conference.

Read more about the different speakers at their website.


The first child was enrolled in the new BCG rural study on November 7

10 November 2015

The BCG rural study will study the effect of BCG and OPV on early infant mortality and morbidity. All children will receive a home visit by a study nurse shortly after birth.

Optimmunize satellite meeting

9 November 2015

The Optimmunize consortium had a satellite meeting in Guinea-Bissau from October 30-November 2, to discuss progress and further initiatives. Among the participants were Frank Shann (AU), Hilton Whittle (UK), Tobias Kollman, Eleanor Fish and Nelly Amenyogbe (CAN) and Rob Arts and Bastiaan Blok (NL), along with researchers from Bandim Health Project/CVIVA.