SCCR Virtual Science Series: Vaccines: Lessons Learned or Errors Repeated in the time of COVID

Presenter: Dr. Philip Grant, MD

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The mission of the Stanford Center for Clinical Research (SCCR) includes offering educational resources, training, and support for investigators and research staff.  We have invited the Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases, Dr. Philip Grant, MD, to provide you with an overview of the vaccines development and vaccine hesitancy for infectious diseases.

At the conclusion of this class, you will be able to:

  • Describe the history of vaccines development
  • Recognize the side effects of vaccines
  • Explain the history of vaccines hesitancy
  • Understand COVID-19 vaccines
  • Discuss vaccine hesitancy and COVID-19
  • Identify approaches to overcome vaccine hesitancy

Attendance is open to all research staff.

About the Instructor:

Dr. Philip Grant, MD, is a clinical researcher and Assistant Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases. He is Director of the HIV Clinic at Stanford and has a long-standing research interest in optimizing antiretroviral therapy, HIV drug resistance, and minimizing toxicity for HIV and its therapy. He also is investigating the immune response to influenza and the management of chronic viral conditions in the developing world. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. Grant has directed interventional clinical trials in hospitalized COVID-19 patients, COVID-19 vaccine studies, and a study looking at the long term health of patients previously infected with COVID-19.


Spectrum is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP15435 for 2 contact hour(s).
To receive your certificate with BRN credit, you are required to complete an evaluation at the conclusion of this class.
BRN Cancellation Policy: If you wish to cancel your registration, please contact the course coordinators, Susan Saba,