7th Annual Meeting of the "Mahy Seminar" The Mahy Seminar is an annual lecture featuring the globe's top scientists. It honors the outstanding career of Dr. Brain Mahy and acknowledges his unparallelled role in expanding the field of virology at the CDC and beyond.

May 5, 2016

Vaccine Delivery
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From Neonates
to the Prime Minister with Love:
The Launch of a New Rotavirus Vaccine
in India


Dr. Roger Glass

Director, Fogarty International Center &
Associate Director for Global Health
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD
VDC Charter Member


Dr. Krishna Ella

Bharat Biotech Limited
Hyderabad, India
proud father of a VDC member


Dr. Umesh Parashar

Lead, Viral Gastroenteritis Epidemiology Team
Division of Viral Disease
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Disease
Atlanta, GA
active VDC member since 2000

Clubhouse Location:
WHSCAB Plaza and Auditorium (1440 Clifton Rd)
6:00 — hand washing, wine, cheese, and networking
6:30 — cow bell rings, members and guests progress downstairs
6:45 — fascinating talk begins
7:30 — spirited Q&A begins
7:45 — adjourn for more hand washing, dinner, and more networking

Dear Vacciners,
How many important things can you think of that happen on a Thursday?

Here's a few:
• The Beatles release their first single in the US: "Please, Please Me" (1963)
• The bald eagle beat out the wild turkey for America's logo (1782)
• Americans hold an annual a convivial feast to eat the loser (November)
Leonardo da Vinci born (1582)
Vogons blow up the world (hasn't happened yet)
• Ben Franklin discovered lightning (1752)
• 65 ton former dinosaur located (Drednaughtus) (2014)
• Declaration of Independence adopted (1776)
• God who rides in a chariot drawn by goats lends name to 4th day of week
The May VDC meeting will take place!! (5/5/16)

Hope to see you for dinner at the Club on THURSDAY, May 5th,
-- Your friendly neighborhood Vaccine Dinner Club President/Goddess