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Recruitment in clinical trials for vaccines and immunotherapeutics

Location: FOD-WASO, Ernest Blerotstraat 1, 1070 Brussels

On December 19th, Flanders Vaccine hosts a symposium on 'Recruitment in clinical trials for vaccines and immunotherapeutics: challenges and innovative approaches' in Brussels, Belgium.



12:30-13:00: Registration & welcome coffee 

13:00-13:05: Introduction by Professor Pierre Van Damme 

13:05-13:20: “Presentation of the Centre of Excellence” 
                      by Greet Musch, General Director, FAMHP  

13:20-13:40:“Vaccine clinical trials in Belgium and Europe: analysis of the 

                     by Stephanie Mali (coordinator Centre of Excellence for Vaccines) &
                     Benjamin Bracke (Manager), FAMHP

13:40-14:00: “Position of Belgium for clinical trials and new initiatives for 

                      by Kristel De Gauquier, Medical Director, Pharma.be

14:00-14:20: Panel Discussion
                     Moderator Professor Pierre Van Damme, Vice Chairman, Flanders Vaccine 

                   Panel members: Greet Musch, Stephanie Mali, Benjamin Bracke, Kristel De 
                     Gauquier, Dirk Reyn (Vice-Chairman of Flandersbio)

 14:20-14:50: BREAK

 14:50-15:10: Ethics of Recruitment”
by Professor Dr Patrick Cras, Ethical Committee, University Hospital

15:10-15:30: “Innovative ways for patient recruitment”
                       by Patricia Slachmuylders, Patient Recruitment Manager, Pfizer

15:30-15:50: “Digital health media in clinical trials“
                       by Linde Buntinx, doctoral student, KULeuven

15:50-16:10: Panel Discussion
                     Moderator Professor Corinne Vandermeulen, Board of Directors, Flanders
                     Panel members: Patrick Cras, Patricia Slachmuylders, Linde Buntinx, Veerle 
                     Aertsen (EUPATI), Sylvie Rottey (Vice Chairman of BAPU)

16:10-16:20: Closing of the Day by Professor Geert Leroux-Roels, Board of Directors,
                     Flanders Vaccine

16:20-17:20: Networking reception

For registration, please go to the registration form.

Registration fee:

Flanders Vaccine member: 35 EUR (VAT excluded)
Non-Flanders Vaccine member: 70 EUR (VAT excluded)

Sponsor opportunities:

Booth (1 entrance ticket included): 500 EUR (VAT excluded)
Coffee Break (2 entrance tickets included, logo projected in conference room and presented at catering point)*: 500 EUR (VAT excluded)
Closing reception (2 entrance tickets included, logo projected in conference room and presented at catering point)*: 800 EUR (VAT excluded)
* Coffee break and reception sponsorships include also the opportunity to
display promotional materials.

For more information, please contact info@flandersvaccine.be