Influenza

WHO Consultation on the Composition of Influenza Vaccines for the Northern Hemisphere 2011-2012 (Consultation by invitation only)


Information meeting (Morning)


17 February 2011

WHO Information Meeting on the Composition of Influenza Vaccines for the Northern Hemisphere 2011-2012

Geneva, Switzerland

Meeting venue

Centre International de Conférences Genève (CICG) www.cicg.ch
17 rue de Varembé, CH - 1211 Genève 20.

Tel: +41 22 791 91 11; Fax: +41 22 791 90 64

Participants:

Representatives from national drug regulatory agencies, influenza vaccine manufacturers and members of the WHO Global Influenza Surveillance Network.

Registration required: Registration is free of charge. For registration, please send an email to GISN@who.int, with subject: Information Meeting on Influenza Vaccine Compositions for Northern Hemisphere 2011-2012

PROVISIONAL AGENDA ITEMS

  • Opening and welcome
  • Selection of Chair
  • Summary report of influenza in the world and virus characterization
  • Vaccine serology studies
  • WHO recommendation for the composition of influenza vaccines for use in the Northern Hemisphere 2011-2012
  • Availability of candidate vaccine viruses and reference reagents
  • Round-table discussion
  • Summary of round-table discussion
  • Closing
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