The Nigerian Academy of Medicine recently organized a Webinar on a very topical contemporary issue. The topic for the lecture was “Local production of vaccines in Nigeria: From Research and Development to Manufacturing”. The Guest Speaker was Professor Richard Adegbola, , MSc, PhD, FRCPath, FRCP (Hons), FAS, FAAS., who has had many years of research work on vaccines and immunisation across Africa and also direct industry experience with GlaxoSmithKline(GSK) Vaccines in Belgium, where he was Global Director for Scientific Affairs & Public Health for six years.
The Webinar held on Thursday, February 24, 2022 from 7. 00pm (West African Time) for just a little over one hour. The Webinar was moderated by Professor Idris Muhammed, FAS, NNOM, FNAMed.
The Webinar had over 100 participants.