Newsletter May 2018

25 May 2018

The May edition of the International Veterinary Vaccinology Network Newsletter is available here

The newsletter includes reports from World Animal Vaccination Day, the launch of InnoVet-AMR and a meeting of the PPR-Global Research Network. The IVVN currently have three funding opportunities available to our members: laboratory exchange awards (closing date: 1st June), pump-priming awards (closing date: 2nd July) and workshops (open call). We look forward to receiving your applications!

The newsletter also contains news from the wider vaccinology community including an article on why manufacturing a vaccine locally is so important, an article on replicating the brucellosis vaccine prize for other diseases and a report from PARAGONE’s third meeting.

There are many fantastic events coming up in the next few months, including the European Veterinary Immunology Workshop, and the first meeting of the Comparative & Veterinary Immunology Group on ‘Frontiers in Human and Veterinary Antibody Discovery’.

Funding opportunities include VALIDATE catalyst funding, and UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships scheme.

If you would like a news story, event, publication or funding opportunity featured in our newsletter, please e-mail IVVN [at] roslin [dot] ed [dot] ac [dot] uk. We are also looking for researchers to take part in our blog, please get in touch if you would like to highlight your research to the veterinary vaccinology community.