Director, Oxford Vaccine Group, University of Oxford
Principal areas of research: Paediatric vaccines, meningitis vaccines, the development of the immune response.
Professor Andrew Pollard (BSc, MBBS, PhD London, FRCPCH) is the academic lead for the Postgraduate Diploma. He is Professor of Paediatric Infection and Immunity at Oxford University and Honorary Consultant Paediatrician at the Children's Hospital, Oxford. He leads a research group (The Oxford Vaccine Group) working on clinical trials of new and improved vaccines for the prevention of infection in children.