Fondation Merieux

A family foundation dedicated to fighting infectious diseases

Fondation Mérieux in Tajikistan

In brief

  • First Fondation Mérieux mission in 2009

  • National Public Health Reference Laboratory (NPHRL) in Dushanbe

    • 2015 : implementation of a quality approach and help with the maintenance of the laboratory

  • Research Focus: tuberculosis

Support to clinical biology laboratories

  • Technical assistance and maintenance monitoring to the NPHRL in Dushanbe
    The assistance concerns the activities of biological diagnosis of tuberculosis in partnership with International collaborators (WHO, USAID and GIZ). The laboratory technicians are also trained and coached.

Training and knowledge-sharing

  • Organization of a workshop on the diagnosis of urinary tract infections and their resistance to antibiotics.

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