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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 ...
Vaccine efficacy: Immunological correlates of vaccine derived protection
June 2, 2010, Les Pensières, Annecy (France)
The detection and confirmation of valid immunological correlates of protective immunity is one of the dominant themes of vaccinology. Due ...
Visit of the Minister of Health of Burkina Faso
May 19, 2010, Lyon (France)
The Minister of Health of Burkina Faso visited Fondation Mérieuxon Wednesday 19 May 2010 as part of the RESAOLAB programme.
The development of regulatory authorities and process of post marketing surveillance in developing countries
April 23, 2010, Les Pensières, Annecy (France)
This seminar held in Les Pensières, 29–31 March, gathered invited experts from the WHO, several National Regulatory Authorities (NRAs), non-governmental ...
Haiti: Visit of Alain Mérieux
March 22, 2010, Port-au-Prince (Haïti)
Fondation Mérieux increases its support to its historical partners in Haiti to help the victims of the earthquake.
’Mekong Santé’ congress: Training in health, the key to development
March 15, 2010, Vientiane (Laos)
The first edition of the 'Mékong Santé' Congress took place in Vientiane (Laos) from 25–28 January 2010 under the high ...
Meningitis Vaccine Project Meeting: A scientific workshop, Pune (India)
March 12, 2010, Pune (India)
Recurrent, severe epidemics of meningococcal disease strike the meningitis belt, an area of Sub-Saharan Africa extending from Senegal to Ethiopia. ...
Haiti: Visit of Bill Clinton at the GHESKIO Centre
February 11, 2010, Port-au-Prince (Haïti)
Bill Clinton, former President of the USA, currently the United Nations special envoy to Haiti, returned to Port-au-Prince to meet ...
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February 5, 2010, Lyon (France)
Why vaccinate children?
October 25, 2007, Paris and Saint-Étienne, France
'Why vaccinate children and teenagers? When and why not do it?' The answers are in the French course of vaccinology, ...