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14th December 2021
09:50 to 10:00 Zoom Room Opens
10:00 to 10:10 Welcome and Introduction Jane Leeks (Newton Gateway to Mathematics)
Ciara Dangerfield (JUNIPER Consortium)
Samuel Moore (University of Warwick)
Session 1: Targeting Vaccinations
10:10 to 10:45 Talk 1 – Optimal Vaccination Strategies Mark Jit (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine)
10:45 to 11:15 Talk 2 – Optimising Vaccine Allocation for COVID-19 Shows the Potential Role of Single Dose Vaccination Laura Matrajt (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Centre )
11:15 to 11:35 Tea and Coffee Break
11:35 to 12:05 Talk 3 – The Potential Epidemiological and Economic Impacts of Accelerated COVID-19 Vaccination in Kenya John Ojal (KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme)
Session 2: Global Vaccination Context & Different Approaches
12:05 to 12:35 Talk 4 – Optimal Vaccine Allocation Strategies Within and Between Countries Alexandra Hogan (Imperial College London)
12:35 to 13:05 Talk 5 – Model Informed COVID-19 Vaccine Prioritization Strategies by Age and Serostatus Kate Bubar (University of Colorado Boulder)
13:05 to 14:00 Lunch
14:00 to 14:30 Talk 6 - Scientific Cooperation and Vaccine Distribution by China around the COVID-19 Crisis Caroline Wagner (Ohio State University)
Mac Lang (Ohio State University)
14:30 to 15:00 Talk 7 – Spatial Allocation of Scarce Vaccine for COVID-19 James Sanchirico (University of California, Davis)
Francois Castonguay (University of California, Davis)
15:00 to 15:20 Tea and Coffee Break
15:20 to 15:50 Talk 8 – International Vaccination: Potential Impact on Viral Evolution and UK Public Health C. Jessica Metcalf (Princeton University)
15:50 to 16:30 Q&A Discussion
16:30 Finish