About Advanced Course

Advanced Course of Immunotherapy

23-25 April 2018, Tehran, I. R. Iran


 registration has been closed



This course will cover different aspects of immunotherapy and its application in the treatment of allergy, cancer, autoimmunity, infectious diseases and recurrent abortion.

Course Sponsors and Organizers

  1. Iranian Society for Immunology and Allergy (ISIA)
  2.  International Union of Immunological Societies (IUIS)
  3. Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran


Mehrnaz Mesdaghi (Iran)

Dieter Kabelitz (Germany)



The course is open to 50 participants, including:

  1. Postgraduate students
  2. Post-doctoral fellows
  3. Young investigators in the immunotherapy area
  4. Young clinicians interested in immunotherapy

Participants will need to have a basic understanding of immunology and laboratory techniques.

The course registration fee is 100 USD, including participation in the course and food.

To find the course program, please click here.


Course Venue:

 The course will be held at the Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

The Language of the Course

The official language of the course is English.


Participants Selection for Free Registration and Travel Grant:


  1. Students from the Middle East or West Asia countries such as Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Pakistan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Turkey, Uzbekistan, and Yemen are eligible to apply for a travel grant.
  2. Ten students will be selected according to the analysis of their application on a competitive basis; successful applicants will be offered free registration, accommodation, and travel grant, up to 400 USD.
  3. To apply, please send the following documents as ONE SINGLE PDF no later than February 20th, 2018, per email to advancedcourse_immunotherapy@yahoo.com

One page application letter with statements as to how participation at the course will be helpful to you, including the last paragraph describing your requirement for funding if that is the case

one page C.V., including a list of your most important (up to five) publications (if applicable)

one page abstract for poster presentation

one page letter of support from your supervisor

The winners will be notified by end of February.


To find the course program, please click here