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A new mobile laboratory to combat epidemics more efficiently in the G5 Sahel
March 14, 2018, Bamako, Mali
A second mobile laboratory was inaugurated on March 1, 2018 at the Charles Mérieux Center for Infectious Disease. It joins ...
Inauguration of the National Laboratories Directorate and the Continuing Training Center for Laboratory Technicians in Guinea
March 2, 2018, Conakry, Guinea
The National Laboratories Directorate and the Continuing Training Center for laboratory technicians are being inaugurated on Friday 2, March, in ...
Cholera control: The Mérieux Foundation, on behalf of the Global Task Force on Cholera Control, organizes the third working group of the GTFCC on the WASH thematic at Les Pensières Center for Global Health
February 28, 2018, Les Pensières Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)
The WASH working group of the Global Task Force on Cholera Control (GTFCC) meets on February 27 and 28 to ...
Trainings for doctors and laboratory technicians as part of the LABOMEDCAMP project in Mali
February 9, 2018, Mali
The Mérieux Foundation has organized trainings for doctors and laboratory technicians as part of the LABOMEDCAMP project in Mali. The ...
Congo Republic’s Prime Minister Clément Mouamba visits the Mérieux Foundation to discuss the challenges of infectious diseases in Africa
February 8, 2018, Lyon, France
Congo Republic’s Prime Minister Clément Mouamba, on a visit in France, and the Ambassador of Congo in France Rodolphe Adada ...
The “Forum Espace Humanitaire”: 100 Leaders Discuss Perspectives for Humanitarian Action
January 18, 2018, Les Pensières Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)
Nearly 100 humanitarian leaders and experts will meet at Les Pensières Center for Global Health January 18-20 for the “Forum ...
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Bolstering Collaboration with the Malagasy Ministry of Public Health and Launching a Health Education Game for Children
January 17, 2018, Antananarivo (Madagascar)
Alain Mérieux, President of the Mérieux Foundation, and Benoît Miribel, Director General, traveled to Madagascar on January 4-8, 2018. They ...
International GABRIEL Network Meeting: Presentations on the Latest Research, Young Scientists Award and Launch of a New Website
December 21, 2017, Les Pensières Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)
86 participants from 24 countries convened at the 9th international GABRIEL meeting December 12 - 15, organized by the Mérieux ...
Exploring the Lesser-known Benefits of Vaccination at the Meeting, “Communication of Vaccine Benefit beyond the Infection Prevented”
December 14, 2017, Les Pensières Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)
44 experts from 12 countries participated in the conference on “Communication of vaccine benefit beyond the infection prevented”, which was ...
RESAOLAB presents the overview of phase 2 during its 5th Steering Committee meeting held in Mali
December 12, 2017, Bamako (Mali)
The RESAOLAB project brought together the partners and networks members in Bamako for its 5th International Steering Committee Meeting on ...
The Center of Infectiology Lao Christophe Mérieux Hosts Workshops on HIV and Viral Hepatitis, Organized by the Mérieux Foundation
December 4, 2017, Vientiane (Laos)
The Mérieux Foundation organized two workshops in Vientiane, Laos: one on viral hepatitis, November 22-24, and the other on HIV, ...
Africa CDC Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Network Launched during a Special Edition of ACDx Course
November 13, 2017, Les Pensières Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)
The Advanced Course on Diagnostics (ACDx) was organized October 29-November 3 at Les Pensières Center for Global Health by the ...