Conference Program

This year’s conference will include a plenary talk titled, “Key Questions to Move the Field Forward from Preclinical and Clinical Perspectives,” featuring Dan Barouch, MD, PhD and John Mascola, MD.



Dan Barouch, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Director, Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, BIDMC
Member, Ragon Institute


John Mascola, MD

Director of the Dale and Betty Bumpers Vaccine Research Center (VRC), NIAID, NIH


Other topics to be discussed:

  • Mucosal immunity and routes of administration
  • Time management tools, approaches, and how-tos
  • Innate immunity
  • Challenge virus variants
  • Grant writing approaches