Discover the latest news from the Mérieux Foundation.
National Health Laboratory Project launched in Myanmar
September 27, 2019, Yangon (Myanmar)
French Development Agency (AFD), European Union (EU) and Ministry of Health and Sports (MoHS) to collaborate on improving Myanmar’s ability ...
Launch of Phase III of a collaborative project to prevent and control tuberculosis in China
September 25, 2019, China
The Mérieux Foundation has launched Phase III of a project to improve the prevention and control of tuberculosis (TB) in ...
Creation of the Alliance Pasteur Mérieux International
Two major French players in the fight against infectious diseases join forces to improve public health in vulnerable countries
September 24, 2019, Lyon (France)
The Institut Pasteur and the Mérieux Foundation announce the formation of an alliance to strengthen public health systems in limited ...
ACDx: the first advanced course for decision-makers in diagnostics celebrates its 10th anniversary
September 20, 2019, Les Pensières Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)
In 10 years, the Advanced Course on Diagnostics has brought together close to 400 participants from science, academia, industry, governmental ...
Rodolphe Mérieux Laboratory
The Center of Infectiology Lao Christophe Mérieux, first laboratory in Laos to obtain accreditation for two ISO standards
September 5, 2019, Laos
The Center of Infectiology Lao Christophe Mérieux in Vientiane, Laos, receives accreditation for ISO 15189:2012 and ISO 15190:2003 standards for ...
Inauguration of a health center in Lebanon
June 21, 2019, Lebanon
On June 21, a new health center was inaugurated in Duris, Baalbeck-Hermel Governorate in northeastern Lebanon.
General Jean-Pierre Bosser appointed Director General of the Mérieux Foundation
June 18, 2019, Lyon (France)
The meeting of the Mérieux Foundation Board of Directors, presided by Alain Mérieux, took place on June 14th. The Board ...
10th meeting of the GABRIEL scientific network and symposium on major priorities for infectious disease research in Beirut
June 18, 2019, Beirut (Lebanon)
Saint Joseph University of Beirut is hosting the GABRIEL research network meeting from June 17-20, 2019. Co-organized with the Mérieux ...
Christophe Mérieux Prize
Maryline Bonnet receives the 2019 Christophe Mérieux Prize for her research on tuberculosis in developing countries
June 6, 2019, Paris (France)
The 2019 Christophe Mérieux Prize was awarded by Fondation Christophe et Rodolphe Mérieux of the Institut de France to Maryline ...
20th anniversary of ADVAC: celebrating one of the first advanced courses of vaccinology
May 23, 2019, Les Pensières Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)
The Advanced Course of Vaccinology (ADVAC) is celebrating its 20th anniversary. Each year in May, a group of senior decision-makers ...
Hackathon at the Les Pensières Center for Global Health for the creation of the WHO Academy in Lyon
March 29, 2019, Les Pensières Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)
Fondation Mérieux partnered with the World Health Organization (WHO) for a hackathon on March 21 and 22 at Les Pensières ...
Support for Laboratories
The BAMS training in Haiti evolves and integrates the Bachelor of Medical Biology from the State University of Haiti
March 28, 2019, Port-au-Priince (Haiti)
The Bachelor of Applied Medical Sciences (BAMS) is a professional training program for senior laboratory technicians launched in 2011 in ...