This meeting will be conducted in English.

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This meeting is part of the Global Health Series

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Advancing Vaccines in the Genomics Era (T1)

Scientific Organizers: Bali Pulendran, Chris Wilson and Rino Rappuoli

October 31—November 4, 2013

Windsor Barra Hotel, Rio de Janeiro, Barra da Tijuca, Brazil

Sponsored by FAPERJ – Rio de Janeiro State Agency for Research Development. Part of the Keystone Symposia Global Health Series, supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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  • You may register for this meeting on this website until October 31, 2013
  • Registration includes 50.00 USD of the abstract submission fee
  • For more information and other registration options, see How to Register.


  • The registration fee is 775.00 USD (includes 150.00 discount) on and before August 29, 2013
  • After August 29, 2013 , the registration fee is 925.00 USD

Student Registration

  • To qualify for the student discount, you must complete the Student Verification section of the Registration form. (Postdocs are eligible for many Keystone Symposia scholarships and travel awards but are not eligible for the discounted student registration price.)
  • The student registration fee is 550.00 USD (includes 150.00 discount) on and before August 29, 2013
  • After August 29, 2013 , the registration fee is 700.00 USD

What is included with registration?

  • Admission to plenary speaker talks and poster displays
  • Abstract book
  • Breakfast service and coffee breaks
  • Refreshments at poster sessions

  • Registration fee generally does NOT include:
  • Lodging
  • Transportation
  • Lunches and dinners (meal formats vary by location... check program for specifics)

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