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A Family Drama: The Sexual Politics of Smallpox Vaccination in the Spanish Empire

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The National Institutes of Health COVID-19 Scientific Interest Group will host a webcast entitled "A Family Drama: The Sexual Politics of Smallpox Vaccination in the Spanish Empire" on October 28, 2021. In 1804, the Spanish Crown introduced the smallpox vaccine to its empire, along with orders that vaccination be voluntary and that parents had a […]

APCCMI 2021 – Asia Pacific Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infection

Suntec Singapore Convention Centre 1 Raffles Boulevard, Suntec City

The APCCMI 2021 Asia Pacific Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infection will take place 11-13 November 2021 in Singapore and through virtual offerings. APCCMI is the biennial conference for the Asia Pacific Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infection (APSCMI). Highlighted topics include: MERS CoV, avian influenza and other respiratory viruses Transplant infectious diseases Advances in […]

One Health: Integrating Human, Animal and Environmental Health

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A virtual science conference on One Health: Integrating Human, Animal and Environmental Health will be held 3 December 2021. The One Health movement, which has come to prominence in the last decade, advocates greater cross-sectoral collaboration and communication across the human-animal-environment interface. There has been a long-standing recognition that population health is intrinsically linked to […]

ISPPD-12 International Symposium on Pneumococci and Pneumococcal Diseases

Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel 123 Queen St W, Toronto

Discover the latest achievements in the fight against the pneumococcus at the ISPPD-12 International Symposium on Pneumococci and Pneumococcal Diseases 19-23 June 2022 in Toronto. This meeting was originally scheduled for Oct 2020. Given on-going safety concerns for in-person meetings due to COVID-19 during 2020-2021, the in-person event was ultimately pushed to June 2022. The […]