Webinars 1 & 2

Infant Immunity

  • What are the pieces at play to make an antibody (memory) when an infant receives an antigen?
  • What is Th1/TH2 and why is it important when we are discussing vaccines?
  • What cytokines are important in an infants development?
  • Can infants seroconvert well?

Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

  • When a mother receives the Tdap vaccine in pregnancy, does this affect her own baby’s ability to make antibodies to pertussis?
  • What role does breastfeeding play in vaccination?
  • What is passive immunity?
  • How is natural immunity achieved?
  • Do vaccinated mothers to MMR provide protection of measles via passive immunity to their baby?