Center for Vaccines and Immunology

Leading the way in immunology and vaccine development

Established in 2015, the Center for Vaccines and Immunology (CVI) is made up of a premier team of researchers that are leading the way in basic and translational research in immunology and vaccine development.

CVI Faculty

CVI at a glance

10

Faculty

2

GRA Scholars

22

Industrial Agreements

$ 10.7 M

FY20 grant funding

UGA is the logical home for the CVI thanks to its diverse, world-renowned expertise within the areas of infectious disease, veterinary medicine, ecology and public health. With UGA’s world-class biocontainment research resources coupled with the expertise of scientists from nearby institutions, CVI investigators can focus on translational studies to test and assess the efficacy of vaccines and immunotherapies in development by industry, governmental and academic institutions.

CVI Seminar Series

Seminars are held on Wednesdays at 9 AM unless otherwise noted. Seminars will be held in Coverdell Rm. S175 unless otherwise noted. E-mail nell1234@uga.edu for seminars noted as virtual.

Date Speaker Institution Topic
Sep 8 2021 *12:15 PM* Chester Joyner University of Georgia Establishing new approaches to advance P. vivax liver-stage research
Sep 15 2021 (VIRTUAL) Rino Rappuoli and Emanuele Andreano Toscana Life Sciences Developing therapeutic monoclonal antibodies against SARS CoV-2 Spike
Sep 29 2021 Frances Lund University of Alabama at Birmingham TBA
Oct 6 2021 Tompkins Lab University of Georgia TBA
Oct 20 2021 Noah Butler University of Iowa TBA
Nov 3 2021 Frances Eun-Hyung Lee Emory University TBA
Nov 17 2021 Moise/ De Groot Lab University of Georgia TBA
Dec 1 2021 Ross Lab University of Georgia TBA

Latest CVI news and stories

UGA-led COVID study seeks more applicants

January 2021: In September 2020, the College of Veterinary Medicine announced SPARTA (SARS SeroPrevalence and Respiratory Tract Assessment), a study…

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