Research Webinars

Selected Projects in 1st COVID-19 Call for Proposals


This webinar will end the Research on COVID-19 series bringing some of the results obtained in the fast track call launched by FAPESP in 2020. The selected projects cover 4 major topics:

- Vaccine development 
- Scientific research infrastructure
- Molecular aspects
- Public Policy

Results of several projects related to COVID-19 and SARS-CoV2 were presented within the previous 16 seminars of the series. An audience of 37.245 researchers, students, and society in general have attended the Webinars, therefore, contributing with the objective of disseminating research and scientific issues related to the pandemic.

Wellcome address: Luiz Eugênio Mello - Scientific Director, FAPESP

Moderador: Marie-Anne Van Sluys - University of São Paulo (USP)


Luis Carlos de Souza Ferreira – Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of São Paulo (ICB/USP)

Edécio Cunha Neto – Laboratory of Immunology – Incor/School of Medicine (USP)

Dario Simões Zamboni - Ribeirão Preto School of Medicine, University of São Paulo (FMRP/USP)

Paulo Roberto Bueno (tbc) - Institute of Chemistry, Araraquara, São Paulo State University (IQ/Unesp)

Ronaldo Censi Faria - Center for Exact and Technology Sciences, Federal University of São Carlos (CCET/UFSCar)

Marcelo A. Lima - Centre for Glycoscience Research, Keele University

José Luiz Proença Módena - Institute of Biology, Campinas State University (IB/Unicamp)

Elize Massard da Fonseca - Fundação Getulio Vargas's São Paulo School of Business Administration (FGV EAESP)

Pedro Mario Pan Neto - Paulista School of Medicine, Federal University of São Paulo (EPM/Unifesp)





You can participate in a Q & A panel. Please, send your comments and questions (in English or Portuguese) to live@fapesp.br

There will be no certificate/declaration of presence for events broadcast on YouTube. 


Supported by: