Tag Archive: vaccine

Jun 06 2013

Experts Call for “Human Vaccines Project” to Accelerate Vaccine Development

A group of prominent vaccine researchers, including The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute’s chief scientific officer, Philip R. Johnson, MD, and the University of Pennsylvania’s Stanley Plotkin, MD, recently called for a “human vaccines project” to accelerate the development of vaccines to prevent “major global killers such as AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria, and other infectious diseases.”

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/experts-call-for-human-vaccines-project-to-accelerate-vaccine-development/

Mar 29 2013

CHOP Vaccine Expert Dr. Offit Honored, Twice!

In February the blog Vaccine Nation named Dr. Offit one of the 50 most influential people in vaccines, and just recently he was awarded the 2013 Maxwell Finland Award for Scientific Achievement, given annually by the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID).

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/chop-vaccine-expert-dr-offit-honored-twice/