Splash Biography

RODRIGO GALICIA PEREYRA, Yale Postgraduate in Immunology

Major: Immunology

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: G

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Currently I’m doing research in the Immunology Department at Yale. My project focuses on one of the ways that the body is able to create an immune response. My future plans are doing a PhD and continue doing research more focused on the virology field, like vaccine development.

Past Classes

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S4779: Vaccines: Fighting off the pandemic in Splash Fall 2023 (Nov. 11, 2023)
This course will explain how vaccines harness the immune system to protect against future infections. Finally, this course will illustrate how herd immunity and other public health measures work to prevent spread of an infection at a population level.