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Dr. Jean William Pape receives the Clinton Prize
October 14, 2010, Port-au-Prince (Haïti)
The Clinton Prize 2010 ('Civil Society' domain) was awarded to Doctor Jean-William Pape, founder and director of the GHESKIO Centers.
Setting up of a microbiology unit in Thakhek Hospital
October 11, 2010, Thakhek (Laos)
As part of the continuing construction of the laboratory extension in Thakhek Hospital (Laos), which was unveiled in January 2009, ...
28 African journalists trained in the Charles Mérieux Centre Bamako
October 7, 2010, Bamako (Mali)
Included in the official programme of the celebration of 50 years of independence for Mali, was the training of 28 ...
2010… a new construction for Fondation Mérieux
October 4, 2010, Dushanbe (Tajikistan)
Since 1990 the public health services in Tajikistan have been deteriorating. At the end of 2004 the total amount of ...
Christophe Mérieux Prize
Christophe Mérieux Prize 2010
June 28, 2010, Paris (France)
Since 2007, Fondation Christophe et Rodolphe Mérieux awards each year, the scientific Grand Prize 'Prix Christophe Mérieux' to a researcher ...
ACTION BIOMALI…significant results
June 26, 2010, Bamako (Mali)
EHESP Plus Mekong
June 25, 2010, Vientiane (Laos)
An agreement was signed, on 4 May 2010, between the Centre Christophe Mérieux of Laos and the Ecole des Hautes ...
Winner of the Grand Prize for International Volunteers in Enterprise (VIE)
June 18, 2010, Antananarivo (Madagascar)
Jonathan Hoffman, in charge of setting up the Rodolphe Mérieux Laboratory in Madagascar, received the Grand Prize for the International ...
Progress in the support of patients living with HIV / AIDS in Laos
June 16, 2010, Vientiane (Laos)
On the 6 August 2009, the Centre Christophe Mérieux in Laos, Laotian training and research centre, signed a collaboration agreement ...
Multicentric pilote study: Surveillance of pneumonia in children under five years old
June 14, 2010, Lyon (France)
Fondation Mérieux's Laboratory of Emerging Pathogens announces in June 2010 the launch of the implementation phase of its first multicentric ...
June 11, 2010, Playa Herradura (Costa Rica)
15 years ago, Dr. Calil Farhat, founder of the World Society of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, initiated the first 'Vaccinology' congress ...
Herd immunity / protection: An important indirect benefit of vaccination
June 9, 2010, Les Pensières, Annecy (France)
In addition to the well-documented direct benefit to the vaccinated individual there are multiple indirect benefits of vaccination programmes to ...