The session is intended to provide the audience with insight into ongoing and emerging issues in human research subjects protections and in public responsibility in the development and use of vaccines to prevent COVID-19. It will do so through examples drawn from the experiences of two vaccine manufacturers currently involved in the development of a vaccine.
Discuss what traditional vaccine development looks like as well as the challenges of conducting vaccine research during a global pandemic
Consider the balance between individual rights and societal interests as they pertain to vaccine research
Share examples that describe different approaches to managing these challenges