Oral Speaker for Vaccines 2020-Chil-Yong Kang
Chil-Yong Kang
University of Western Ontario in Canada.
Title : Induction of protective immune responses against a lethal Zika virus challenge post vaccination with a dual serotype recombinant VSV carrying the genetically modified Zika virus E protein gene.




Chil-Yong (Yong) Kang, PhD, DSc, FRSC, is a molecular virologist and Professor of Virology in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Western Ontario in Canada.
He carried out his post-graduate studies at McMaster University where he received his Ph.D. in virology under the supervision of Professor Ludvik Prevec in 1971. He took his postdoctoral training under Professor Howard Temin at the University of Wisconsin, Madison (1971-1974). He received his Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) degrees from McMaster University and from 
Carleton University.