EM2006D COVID-19 Vaccines: Prospects and Potential (IM-GR061220)
The goal of this presentation is to provide an up-to-date summary of the progress made with regards to vaccines for COVID-19. The presentation will cover a broad range of themes related to immunological markers of recovery after SARS-CoV2, different vaccine designs, and specific challenges of conducting vaccine efficacy trials during a pandemic.
UT Southwestern faculty, fellows, residents and medical students, community physicians, nurse clinicians, physician assistants and nurses.
At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:
- Understand important antigenic targets of adaptive immune responses to SARS-CoV-2.
- Describe the different vaccine candidates in development for SARS-CoV-2.
- Understand the limitations of conducting efficacy trials in the setting of a pandemic.
Reuben Arasaratnam, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases & Geographic Medicine
- 1.00 AMA