The Botnar Research Centre for Child Health (BRCCH) cordially invites you to join us for a forward-looking webinar on the Future of COVID-19 Research. The event will focus on the theme “What is the trajectory of the pandemic and the future of COVID-19 research?” Keynote speakers will share insights into significant research progress to date and the roadmap ahead for COVID-19 research related to immunology, epidemiology and bioengineering.
15:00- Welcome by BRCCH Director Prof Georg Holländer
15:10- Keynote lecture by Prof Teresa Lambe OBE (University of Oxford) "Development and testing of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine"
15:30- Keynote lecture by Prof Benjamin Murrell (Karolinska Institutet) "Neutralizing SARS-CoV-2 variants"
15:50- Keynote lecture by Prof Sai Reddy (ETH Zurich and BRCCH) "Identifying prospective variants of SARS-CoV-2 by deep mutational learning "
16:10- Q&A Panel Discussion
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