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Event: 'Introduction To Economic Evaluation Of Vaccines'

Date:March 21 – 24, 2017 (Tuesday to Friday)
Last date of registration: Last date of registration – March 7, 2017

Course objective
In India, there are about 15 prominent Indian and multinational companies that manufacture and supply human and animal vaccines in India and across the world. There is need for cross?disciplinary engagement to collectively learn about issues in vaccine development, clinical trials, economic evaluations and implementation of vaccination programmes.

At the end of this training, the participant would be aware of recent advances made in the field of vaccine science, get acquainted with methods to estimate vaccine efficacy, effectiveness and safety. This course would also provide an overview of importance on vaccines in the context of public health and economic perspective.

Topics to be covered
To explain multifaceted nature of vaccinology
To introduce evaluation of vaccine efficacy, effectiveness and safety
To introduce economic evaluation and decision making process for new vaccines

Who can attend?
This workshop is ideal for physicians, medical students, clinical and public health researchers, study coordinators, project managers, medical writers, data managers, pharmaceutical scientists, statisticians, and those working in the health services.

Registration Fee
Indian National: 8000 INR per participant
International Participant: 16000 INR per participant

The registration fee includes course kit, lunch and snacks. Please note that the participants will have to bear their own travel, boarding and lodging expenses. However, the organizers will be able to provide a list of hotels or guesthouses nearby the institute upon request.

Key Resource Faculty
Dr Habib Hasan Farooqui is a physician and an epidemiologist by training. He is currently serving as Associate Professor at Indian Institute of Public Health-Delhi, Public Health Foundation of India. He has earned his MD (Doctor of Medicine) from Banaras Hindu University, India. Further he has undergone advanced trainings at Boston University, Sydney Medical School, Utrecht University, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and Imperial College, London.

Where to send Registrations?
Please send your filled in registration forms by email to trainings@iiphd.org

Please submit the fee by E-transfer OR by Demand Draft in favor of “Public Health Foundation of India” payable Delhi and dispatch to the address: Ms. Tanuja Bhandari, Indian Institute of Public Health, Delhi, Plot 47, Sector 44, Institutional Area, Near HUDA City Centre metro station, Gurgaon – 122002, Haryana. Bank details for E-transfer will be shared upon request. We do not accept cash.

How to submit the fee?
International participants are requested to submit the fee only by E-transfer.

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