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Joint LSHTM and IVI Webinar, World Immunisation Week 2023

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The joint LSHTM-IVI webinar is part of this week-long programme for World Immunisation Week, Thursday 27 April 2023, will focus on Hepatitis E vaccination and implementation research.  

This session is jointly organised by the International Vaccine Institute (IVI) and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and will be co-chaired by Dr Rejwana Haque Pial from IVI and Dr Kiesha Prem from LSHTM. Dr Anh Wartel will introduce IVI and Dr Tracey Chantler will introduce the Vaccine Centre at LSHTM. Dr Katerina Rok Song from IVI will present on Hepatitis E vaccination in pregnant women, and Dr Debra Jackson from LSHTM will present on implementation research for vaccination programmes.   ​ 


  • Dr Anh Wartel, Deputy Director General and Head of IVI’s Europe Regional Office  

  • Dr Tracey Chantler, Assistant Professor of Public Health Evaluation & Medical Anthropology and Co-Director of Vaccine Centre, LSHTM  

  • Dr Katerina Rok Song, Research Scientist, IVI  

  • Professor Debra Jackson, LSHTM, Takeda Chair in Global Child Health and Deputy Director of Centre for Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive, & Child Health (MARCH)  


  • Dr Rejwana Haque Pial, Associate Research Scientist, IVI  

  • Dr Kiesha Prem, Assistant Professor, LSHTM  


Please note this event takes place at 09:00 - 10:00 (BTS) or 17:00 - 18:00 (Seoul, GMT+9)


Free and open to all, online. No registration required. A recording of this session will be available after the event on this page.


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