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Dornsife COVID-19 Journal Club Discussion
Start Date: 8/12/2020Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Date: 8/12/2020End Time: 3:30 PM

Event Description
Join the Dornsife COVID-19 Journal Club for a discussion of two papers on vaccines against COVID-19.
The discussion will be led by Thersa Sweet, PhD, MPH, associate professor, and Leslie McClure, PhD, MS, professor and chair, both in the department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.

Paper 1: Pedro M Folegatti and colleagues from the UK’s  Jenner Institute’s “Safety and immunogenicity of the ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 vaccine against SARS-CoV-2: a preliminary report of a phase 1/2, single-blind, randomised controlled trial”, which was published in The Lancet on July 20, 2020.

Paper 2: Ugur Sahin and colleagues from the German Biotech company BioNTech’s “Concurrent human antibody and TH1 type T-cell responses elicited by a COVID-19 RNA vaccine”, which was uploaded to medRxiv on July 20, 2020.

Drexel staff, faculty and students are welcome to take part in this discussion.

> Zoom Access Link

If you have a paper or topic you’d like us to discuss or are interested in presenting, please reach out to Michael LeVasseur, PhD, MPH, visiting assistant professor of epidemiology and biostatistics at Dornsife, mtl55@drexel.edu.

To signup for the COVID-19 Journal Club mailing list, please follow the instructions below:
Contact Information:
Name: Michael LeVasseur
Email: mtl55@drexel.edu
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