Sabin Vaccine Institute is proud to award Dr. Barney Graham the 2021 Albert B. Sabin Gold Medal for his contributions to the field of vaccinology over the last three decades. We are also delighted to recognize Dr. Nginache Nampota-Nkomba as the Rising Star Awardee.
Dr. Graham serves as deputy director of the NIAID Vaccine Research Center (VRC) and assists the Director in establishing and focusing the scientific direction for the VRC. As chief of the Viral Pathogenesis Laboratory, Dr. Graham also leads the development efforts for COVID-19 vaccines and universal influenza vaccines
Dr. Nampota-Nkomba is a research physician, clinical research site leader and vaccine advocate. She leads a research team at Blantyre Malaria Project (BMP), a center of excellence in infectious disease research in Malawi established as a multiversity partnership between the Universities of Malawi, Maryland (US) and Michigan State (US).
Learn more about the event: https://www.sabin.org/updates/events/2021-albert-b-sabin-gold-medal-ceremony