All About Vaccines: Raising Awareness, Supporting Research
Sunday, 22 April 2012 at 2:00 PM (PDT)
CFI-Okanagan and UBCO Freethoughts present:
All About Vaccines: Raising awareness, supporting research
On Sunday, 22nd April — during National Immunization Awareness Week — "All About Vaccines" will be held at UBCO (Room 103, Arts Building) to provide information about vaccines. Speakers will give presentations on a number of vaccine-related topics, including the history of vaccines, how they work, current vaccine research, and the harms of the anti-vaccination movement. Speakers will also answer questions from the audience.
All proceeds from this event go to the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, whose mission is to develop safe, effective and accessible HIV vaccines for use throughout the world. Donations are very gratefully accepted!
Free coffee and cookies. Books and other merchandise available for purchase. Babies welcome!
Recommended parking lots: M and G. ($3 for 3 hours, $5 for the day.)