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Pertussis and Pertussis vaccination throughout life

Despite the predominating turbulences around the COVID-19 pandemic, other infectious diseases remain important issues which deserve our attention.

Despite the predominating turbulences around the COVID-19 pandemic, other infectious diseases remain important issues which deserve our attention.

17:00 – 17:10

Welcome and Introductory talk: Pertussis and pertussis vaccination throughout life –  Ulrich Heininger; Switzerland

17:10 – 17:30

Overview lecture: Bordetella pertussis infection, vaccines and vaccination – what we know and what we don`t know – Andrew Preston; UK

17:30 – 17:50

Vaccination in pregnancy- protecting mothers and newborns – Elke Leuridan; Belgium

17:50 – 18:00 Pause

18:00 – 18:20

Vaccination in infancy – setting immunity in early life – Federico Martinón-Torres; Spain

18:20 – 18:40

Vaccination in adolescence and for adults – maintaining the protection – Markus Knuf; Germany

18:40 – 19:05 Discussion / Q&A