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Developing an Ebola Vaccine and Taking it to Clinical Trials

February 27, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Waisman Biomanufacturing
Waisman Center Information Session & Panel Discussion

Information Session:

Yoshihiro Kawaoka, PhD

Professor, Department of Pathobiological Sciences
School of Veterinary Medicine
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Yoshihiro Kawaoka will give a brief presentation about a promising Ebola vaccine developed in his lab using a technology called Delta VP30. The vaccine will soon be produced by Waisman Biomanufacturing for clinical trials.

The presentation will be followed by a panel discussion and Q & A session with scientists and biosafety experts from the Waisman Center and UW–Madison.

Panel Discussion:

William E. MacLean, PhD

Bill MacLean (moderator)
Interim Director
Waisman Center





Yoshihiro Kawaoka

Yoshihiro Kawaoka
School of Veterinary Medicine





Carl Ross

Carl Ross
Managing Director
Waisman Biomanufacturing





Rebecca Moritz

Rebecca Moritz
Select Agent Program Manager
Environment, Health & Safety





Alhaji N’jai

Alhaji N’jai
Research Fellow
School of Veterinary Medicine







February 27, 2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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