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20 May, 2021

How do we assess relative risk and benefit of COVID-19 vaccination?

On Thursday 20th May 2021 from 12:00pm – 1:30pm BST, the NIHR Health Protection Research Unit in Vaccines and Immunisation is hosting a virtual open science event to share some of our timely...

13 May, 2021

Social media conversations and attitudes in the UK towards COVID-19

Produced by colleagues at the Vaccine Confidence Project, these media monitoring reports provide insights on key topics of conversation around coronavirus in the UK with a focus on five preventive...


3 May, 2021

PhD Studentship Opportunity: Examining the public and health system interface

Interested in the perspectives of service users on access to vaccination? Do you have a strong interest in qualitative research methodologies, good understanding of epidemiology, and experience of...

A close up of a Covid virus

27 April, 2021

LSHTM Webinar on disabled people in the UK and the impact of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has fundamentally changed our lives over the last year. Certain groups are affected more than others, both in terms of risk of death and serious illness and as a consequence...

8 February, 2021

Survey: Frontline health or social care workers in the UK

Are you a frontline health or social care worker in the UK?

We would like to hear about your COVID-19 vaccine views and experiences in our 10-minute survey.

Please click this link for more...

6 October, 2020

Virtual Café Discussion: Experiences of vaccinating your child during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Virtual Café Discussion: Experiences of vaccinating your child during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

The Health Protection Research Unit (HPRU) in Immunisation, a research partnership...

11 August, 2020

Immunisation PhD Opportunities - Deadline: 31 August 2020

Within the Immunisation HPRU, funding is available for three 3-year full-time PhD studentships to start in January or April 2021. 

The successful candidates will conduct research in a range...

21 April, 2020

Survey completed: Childhood vaccination during the coronavirus pandemic

*Thank you for your interest! This survey has now reached its response target.* Are you the parent/guardian of a child aged 18 months or under? We want to hear your views on childhood vaccination...

12 March, 2020

Highlights from the NIHR HPRU in Immunisation

Six years of a national immunisation research partnership: highlights from the NIHR HPRU in Immunisation

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Health Protection Research Unit in...

14 February, 2020

Vaccines for All: Promoting Access and Uptake

On the 14th February 2020, we held a one-day conference - 'Vaccines for All: Promoting access and update' - at etc. venues Prospero House, London, to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of the HPRU....