The COVID-19 Vaccine: Is the Pandemic Behind Us?


A Zoom Conversation with Prof. Amos Panet, Prof. Hermona Soreq, and Prof. Dana Wolf

Monday, Jan.11th 2021, 6:30 pm (Israel time)




What are the risks of the vaccination? How does the fight against COVID-19 work? Why, with the vaccine already being used, is there still an ongoing COVID-19 research? In this webinar, ELSC’s Prof. Hermona Soreq, together with HUJI Professors Amos Panet and Dana Wolf, will leverage knowledge in biotechnology, virology, RNA research and clinical expertise to explain the implications of the vaccine on the pandemic, how it works, and why research is still crucial.




Prof. Amos Panet is from the ​Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at The Institute for Medical Research Israel-Canada of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Prof. Hermona Soreq holds the Hebrew University Slesinger Chair in Molecular Neuroscience and is also a founding member of the Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences (ELSC).

Prof. Dana Wolf is a Professor of Virology and Infectious Diseases at the Hebrew University and a Senior Infectious Diseases Physician at the Hadassah University Hospital.