Research and Development During a Pandemic (QI Power Hour)

Apr 23, 2021 at 9:30 AM
Research and Development During a Pandemic (QI Power Hour)

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Dr. Volker Gerdts, Director and CEO, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO)

Session description

The University of Saskatchewan’s Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO) has been a leader in COVID-19 research and development since the emergence of SARS-CoV-2. This includes being the first in Canada to isolate the virus, the first in Canada to develop an animal model, and the first Canadian university organization to have a vaccine in clinical trials.

In this webinar, you will:

  • learn more about VIDO’s COVID-19 response
  • find out about vaccine development during a pandemic, and
  • hear about VIDO’s aims to improve Canada’s pandemic preparedness

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