12th Vaccine Congress



This conference is organised by Elsevier and Vaccine.


Vaccine is the pre-eminent journal for those interested in vaccines and vaccination. It serves as an interface between academics, those in research and development, and workers in the field. Relevant topics range from basic vaccine research through to vaccine applications, safety and legislation.


Conference chair

Gregory A. Poland

Editor in Chief, Vaccine and Mayo Clinic, USA

Gregory A. Poland, M.D., studies the immunogenetics of vaccine response in adults and children. Dr. Poland and his team within the Vaccine Research Group aim to improve the health of individuals across the world by pursuing challenges posed by infectious diseases and bioterrorism through clinical, laboratory and epidemiologic vaccine research.

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Scientific Committee

Danny Altmann, Imperial College London, UK

Robert T. Chen, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA

Anthony R. Fooks, Animal and Plant Health Agency, UK

Ken Ishii,  National Institute of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition (NIBIOHN), Osaka, Japan

Steven Jacobsen, Kaiser Permanente Research, USA

Bruce Lee, Johns Hopkins University, USA

Anton Middelberg, The University of Adelaide, Australia

Kathy Neuzil, University of Maryland, USA

Sylvia van den Hurk, University of Saskatchewan, College of Medicine - VIDO-Intervac, Saskatoon, Canada

Conference deadlines

Poster deadline         -  15th July 2018

Early Bird Deadline  -  31 July 2018

Congress history

11th Vaccine Congress
17-20 September 2017 | Paradise Point, San Diego, United States
Oral Programme | Poster Programme

10th Vaccine Congress
4-7 September 2016, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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9th Vaccine & ISV Congress
18-20 October 2015 | Seoul, Korea
Oral Programme | Poster Programme

8th Vaccine & ISV Congress
26-28 October 2014 | Philadelphia, USA
Oral Programme | Poster Programme | Welcome Letter

7th Vaccine & ISV Congress
27-29 October 2013 | Sitges, Barcelona, Spain
Oral Programme | Poster Programme | Welcome Letter

6th Vaccine & ISV Congress
14-16 October 2012 | Shanghai, China
Oral Programme | Poster Programme | Welcome Letter

5th Vaccine & ISV Congress
2-4 October 2011 | Seattle, USA
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4th Vaccine & ISV Congress
3-5 October, 2010 | Vienna, Austria
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3rd Vaccine & ISV Congress
4–6 October, 2009 | Singapore
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2nd Vaccine & ISV Congress
7-9 December, 2008 | Boston, USA
Oral Programme | Poster Programme

Vaccine Congress
Celebrating 25 years of Publication
9-11 December 2007 | Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Oral Programme | Poster Programme

Related links

Joint Vaccine Resource Center: vaccinesafetyresource.elsevier.com