“The development of a vaccine for a new pathogen typically takes many years and sometimes decades,” says Dan Barouch. Read Article
The World Health Organization is reporting 17 possible vaccines are in clinical evaluation, with one already in wide-scale human trials.
Dr. Kathryn Stephenson co-wrote this article for STAT. Read Article
Dr. Kathryn Stephenson talks to Science VS Podcast about how soon could we can get a COVID vaccine. Listen Here
Desperation for a way to keep economies from collapsing under the weight of Covid-19 could mean settling for a vaccine that prevents people from getting really sick or dying but doesn’t stop them from catching the coronavirus. Read Article
The when and how of vaccines. Read Article
“it’s more likely” that the vaccine could be rolled out in 2021 than this year, assuming it proves safe and effective”-Dr.Barouch Read Article
A discussion moderated by Siddhartha Mukherjee. Read Article
Researchers continue to work toward a coronavirus vaccine, in hopes to put an end to the pandemic. And, as Meg Oliver reports, we could see human trials as early as August.
Governor Charlie Baker, Lt. Governor Karyn Polito and U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar joined Dr. Barouch for an important discussion about our COVID-19 vaccine response. For more about their BIDMC visit, click here.
The Boston Red Sox honored Dr.Stephenson on June 7th,2019 as a Medical All-Star for her work in the HIV research field.
We were honored to have Dr. Robert Siliciano, MD, PhD. join us for our annual visiting professor this year.
Members of CVVR joined Team BIDMC for the 2019 Boston Pride Parade.
Members of the CVVR joined TEAM BIDMC for the 2019 Aids Walk, which is the largest HIV/AIDS awareness event in New England.
“The annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) brings together top basic, translational, and clinical researchers from around the world to share the latest studies, important developments, and best research methods in the ongoing battle against HIV/AIDS and related infectious diseases. CROI 2019 will be held from March 4 to March 7, 2019, at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, Washington.”
2018 Reeve’s Annual Winter Employee Event
We were honored to have COL. Nelson Michael join us this year as our 2018 visiting professor.
Dr. Dan Barouch with Mayor Marty Walsh at the Annual 2018 AIDS Walk and Run.
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