Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals

Global Vaccine Research Forum 2004

Montreux, Switzerland, 7-10 June 2004

Overview and Key Presentations

The objectives of the 2004 forum were to review and discuss key issues in vaccine R&D at a global level amongst GAVI partners. Particular consideration and reviews were given to vaccine manufacturing in developing countries, the GAVI vaccine R&D projects, highlights of progress made towards vaccines against HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis. Presentations were also given on emerging acute viral respiratory infections, new methods of vaccination against measles and rubella and new vaccines for old bacteria.

key presentations