9th African Immunology Conference

December 1 - 4, 2014 / Nairobi - Kenya

Aims of the conference:

  • To offer a unique forum for immunologists to present and disseminate cutting edge immunology research of relevance to Africa
  • To foster communication and networking among African immunologists and their international colloborators especially those working in Africa
  • To define how FAIS can support the growth, teaching and practice of immunology as a medical discipline in Africa

Conference Theme:

Towards full intergration of immunology into Africa's healthcare sustems

Thematic areas:

  • Major Infectious Diseases (HIV, Malaria, TB)
  • Neglected Tropical Diseases
  • Non-cummunicable Diseases
  • Immunology of Reproduction
  • Vaccines, Drugs and Diagnostic development
  • Veterinary immunology
  • Emerging zoonotic challenges

Pre-conference special course:

  • Basic immunology
  • Flow cytometry
  • Allergy

Speakers will be eminent scientists from:

  • Africa
  • Europe
  • North America
  • South America
  • Asia
  • China
  • Australia

Who should attend?

Scientists, Clinicians, Technologists, Students, Teachers of immunology, Policy makers, Ministry of Health officials

Social Program:

An exiting social program will be unveiled including game safaris, cultural events and vists to; museums, to see the cradle of humankind fossils.

Information on registration, accomodation, abstract submission, scholarship applications and conference programme will soon be available.