Dr Martin Friede | Coordinator, Initiative For Vaccine Research Immunization, Vaccines And Biologicals Department
WHO | Switzerland

Dr Martin Friede, Coordinator, Initiative For Vaccine Research Immunization, Vaccines And Biologicals Department, WHO

Martin Friede is the coordinator of the Initiative for Vaccine research (IVR) at the World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland.  In this position Dr Friede provides leadership to WHO’s activities on vaccine research including development of vaccine research policies, strategies and priorities. Prior to this position he held several positions within WHO including leading the organization’s technology transfer activities as well as leading the research into therapeutic interventions for Ebola. 
Prior to joining WHO, Dr Friede held several senior management positions in the vaccine industry. Dr Friede earned his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Cape Town.


Oct 29th Day 1 @ 15:45

Building international capacity to tackle AMR more efficiently – is this in line with Europe?

Stewardship & social behaviour change in Europe – do we havemeasurable push & pull outcomes?

Oct 30th Day 2 @ 09:35

Progress made in TB vaccines

Could we halve global tuberculosis rates?

Oct 30th Day 2 @ 17:05

Challenges and urgency of developing a GAS vaccine

Oct 31st Day 3 @ 11:20

Adult Vaccines – What’s needed for a rapidly changing demographic?

Same data, different results: an archetype analysis of adult vaccine decision making and uptake in 34 countriesAdult Immunization Evidence & Policy: Issues for the next decadeIssues for implementation of adult immunization programsIntroducing the International Council on Adult ImmunizationPanel with all speakers: Accelerating progress – what do we do differently?
last published: 19/Sep/19 13:06 GMT

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