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15 July, 2019

School Engagement Workshop – ‘What do vaccines mean to me?’

Sadie Bell and Pauline Paterson, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine researchers from Theme 3, held a workshop on vaccination with Year 5 children at St Clare’s Catholic Primary...

2 July, 2019

Vaccine Centre Panel Discussion - 'How do we know vaccines are safe?'

On Tuesday 2 July, a diverse panel assembled at LSHTM to discuss the process of ensuring the safety of vaccines in the UK with speakers bringing perspectives of parents, industry, the regulatory...

4 June, 2019

Shaping Research in Immunisation Workshop

At Mary Ward House on 4th June 2019, members of the public and healthcare professionals took part in a HPRU workshop to share their research priorities. We asked attendees to provide feedback on...

22 November, 2018

HPRU Management Meeting at Wellcome Collection

Theme Leads and management met in the Franks Room of the Wellcome Collection on Thursday 22nd November 2018 to discuss recent outcomes and upcoming opportunities for the HPRU in Immunisation.


12 September, 2018

Infographic – 2018 Public Health England Annual Conference

This infographic was developed by Natasha Salaria and Sandra Mounier-Jack for the Public Health England Annual Conference in September 2018. Copies were handed out at the NIHR stall and placed on...

10 July, 2018

Vaccine Centre Debate - 'Vaccination – penalties for non-compliance?'

The introduction of mandatory vaccination to control outbreaks of measles in Europe has sparked debate and public protest about the ethical justification of penalties and exclusionary processes...

26 January, 2018

Vaccines today: Challenges in vaccination delivery and evidence for practice

On the 26th January 2018, the HPRU in Immunisation held a one-day event: Vaccines today: Challenges in vaccination delivery and evidence for practice. This event, which took place at King's...

1 February, 2017

Lancet Public Health - Have you herd? Indirect flu vaccine effects are critically important

A recent Comment in the Lancet Public Health refers to a publication in the same journal authored by Immunisation HPRU members titled Effect of mass paediatric influenza vaccination on existing...

19 September, 2016

HPRU in Immunisation Annual Scientific Meeting

LSHTM and the Vaccine Centre hosted an open meeting on 19th September 2016 for scientists and non-scientists interested in vaccination and the work of the HPRU in Immunisation

Theme 1:...

15 March, 2016

Giving 65 year olds PCV-13 pneumococcal vaccine not cost-effective

Research conducted at the HPRU in Immunisation reveals that giving 65 year olds PCV-13 pneumococcal vaccine is not cost-effective.

Administering healthy 65 year olds with the 13-valent...