This session will cover the high-process of vaccine development in the pharmaceutical sector, specifically examining the development of a DNA-based vaccine against COVID-19. The role of epidemiology in these processes will be emphasized.
Overview & Objectives
- Vaccines: the Research and Development Process
- Development & Testing of a DNA-based COVID-19 Vaccine
- How epidemiology is involved in the pharma R&D process for vaccines
- Information on therapeutic R & D, great vaccinologists, etc.
Herring, MPH, Timothy, "COVID-19: Pharmaceutical Vaccine Development – General Process & Focus on a DNA-based Vaccine" (2020). COVID-19: Spread the Science, not the Virus Seminar Series. Paper 5.