Human Vaccines Project: Help us better understand how the immune system responds to Hepatitis B vaccine!

Why we are doing the study:
Our overall goal is to understand why some people respond better to vaccines than others, a step towards making better vaccines to prevent against infections. With this study, we are looking into how the immune system responds to Hepatitis B virus (HBV) vaccine. This vaccine is widely used to prevent liver infection, a risk at all ages. Continue reading “Human Vaccines Project: Help us better understand how the immune system responds to Hepatitis B vaccine!”

Immunization Information & New Mothers Study

This study seeks to understand the ways in which new mothers obtain, share and use health information, especially information related to child vaccinations.  Focused in the North and South Surrey, White Rock, Cloverdale, Newton and Guildford communities,  the study uses observation and interviews to explore how new mothers in these areas access information to make decisions about their babies’ health and immunizations.