Fondation Merieux

A family foundation dedicated to fighting infectious diseases


From the Field


2015 Christophe Mérieux Prize awarded to Dr. Jean-Jacques Muyumbe Tamfum.

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Fondation Mérieux is working to strengthen capacities for diagnosing hemorrhagic fevers in West Africa.

Taking action to fight Ebola

Upcoming Conferences and Courses

  • Vacinology in Africa course

    5 - 9 October 2015, Bamako (Mali)
  • IDEA Africa - Initiative against Diarrheal and Enteric diseases in Africa

    5 - 9 October 2015, Cotonou (Benin)
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Other Events

  • 3rd African Research Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases (ARNTD) General Assembly Meeting

    17 - 19 November 2015, Blantyre (Malawi)

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Les Pensières

Located on the shores of Lake Annecy, Fondation Mérieux’s Les Pensières conference centre is a unique venue for international scientific symposia.

GLOBE Portal

Strengthening healthcare professionals capacities using Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)

GLOBE is a bilingual portal (French and English) dedicated to health professionals and scientists of developing countries whose main objectives are to provide: