Univax Day, a day of information on vaccines with Prof. Garlanda and Mantovani

On February 1st, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., at the Campus of Humanitas University, an educational meeting will be held for high school students. The meeting is aimed at highlighting the key role of vaccines in the protection of health.

The meeting, organized by the Italian Society of Immunology, Clinical Immunology and Allergology (SIICA) will be attended by Prof. Cecilia Garlanda (immunologist and Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology at Humanitas University) on the theme “How does the immune system work?“, and Prof. Alberto Mantovani (immunologist and Professor of General Pathology at Humanitas University) on the theme “Vaccines: from no-vax to global health“.

There will also be the opportunity to receive information about the study courses and to visit the campus of Humanitas University.

The event is free for all registered participants.



Humanitas is a highly specialized Hospital, Research and Teaching Center. Built around centers for the prevention and treatment of cancer, cardiovascular, neurological and orthopedic disease – together with an Ophthalmic Center and a Fertility Center – Humanitas also operates a highly specialised Emergency Department.