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The Royal Society has announced its 2018 Fellows. 

The results of the recent BSI elections have been announced. 

The Houses of Parliament

The British Society for Immunology is pleased to be cited in the recent report from the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee 'Life Sciences Industrial Strategy: Who's driving the bus?'.

For Allergy Awareness Week 2018 the BSI has collected a range of resources focusing on allergies

We have launched a series of short videos on different aspects of vaccination to help explain how vaccines work and show how successful they have been in reducing the occurrence of infectious diseases. 

On World Immunisation Week 2018, the BSI has collated a range of resources about immunisation and its benefits. 

For World Primary Immunodeficiency Week 2018, the BSI have collected a range of resources focusing on primary immundeficiencies. 

We are looking for new members to join the BSI Grants Panel.

For International Day of Immunology 2018, the BSI has teamed up with the Francis Crick Institute and Nature Research to deliver a panel discussion hosted by top immunologists on the relationship between the immune system of the gut and the commensal bacteria it is home to. We have also collected a range of related resources focusing on gut immunology and how immunology has evolved over the 60 years of the BSI's existence. 

There are several upcoming deadlines for the European Congress of Immunology. 

Thursday marks one year until Britain leaves the European Union. Since the referendum, the BSI has been committed to ensuring that the voice of immunology is heard in the negotiations and that you, our members, are kept up-to-date on developments. Here, we outline the progress that has been made so far in terms of securing the best outcome for science and technology, and in particular immunology.

BSI elections open on Tuesday 3 April for the two new positions of Early Career Trustees and the vacancies for an England Representative and an Early Career Representative on Forum. 

The British Society for Immunology is delighted to offer special travel awards of up to £500 to BSI members wishing to attend the 5th European Congress of Immunology (ECI), which is taking place on 2-5 September 2018 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 

Congratulations to the 11 BSI members selected to sit on the REF 2021 panels.

Following the call for nominations for upcoming vacancies on the BSI’s Board of Trustees and Forum, a number of positions will be appointed uncontested.