Scientific Webinar : COVID-19 Vaccines (by Flanders Vaccine)

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11 maart 2021 20:00 – 22:00Toevoegen aan kalender 2021-03-11 19:00:00 2021-03-11 21:00:00 Title Description Location Domus Medica Europe/Brussels public
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On March 11, 2021 Flanders Vaccine is organizing its 3rd webinar on COVID-19.

Europe is still experiencing significant challenges due to the corona pandemic. Yet, there is hope; thanks to the prioritized and safe development of several COVID-19 vaccines, the vaccination campaigns could be rolled out in many countries.

To help you gain a better understanding of the different types of COVID-19 vaccines available, I would like to invite you to attend the Flanders Vaccine’s webinar and discuss:

  • How do these different types of vaccines work? What is their mechanism of action?
  • What do the phase 3 study results tell us about the safety, tolerability, immunogenicity and efficacy of the vaccines?
  • Are these different types of vaccines protective against current and upcoming COVID-19 variants?
  • What measures are being taken to ensure the safe and effective use of COVID-19 vaccines?

The latest scientific research data will be shared by renowned expert and key questions will be addressed during the panel debate, moderated by Prof. Dr. Pierre Van Damme, UAntwerp and Prof. Dr. Isabel Leroux-Roels, UGhent & University Hospital of Ghent.


  • Prof Jean-Michel Dogné, University of Namur, FAMHP pharmacovigilance expert, EMA PRAC member
  • Prof Piet Maes, virologist at Rega Institute, KU Leuven
  • 3th speaker to be confirmed
  • Panel experts to be confirmed

Preliminary programme:

  • 20u00    Welcome
  • 20u05    Overview different types of COVID-19 vaccines by Prof. Jean-Michel Dogné, University of Namur, FAMHP pharmacovigilance expert, EMA PRAC member
  • 20u45    What to know about new COVID-19 virus variants by Prof. Piet Maes, Rega Institute, KU Leuven
  • 21u00    Safety of COVID-19 vaccines (speaker to be confirmed)
  • 21u15    Panel debate / Q&A with speakers & vaccine producers
  • 22u00    Closing

* Accreditation request is being processed

The webinar will be in English.

 Who should join the webinar

  • Primary health care providers (GP’s, nurses, pharmacists, …)
  • All worldwide scientists with an interest in COVID-19 vaccines
  • Students Medicine and Life Science


You can join this Flanders Vaccine webinar for free, but registration is requested.
The participation link will be shared with you in the confirmation email before the start of the event.