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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 ...
The Cent Gardes Conference brings together the world’s foremost experts on HIV/AIDS at Les Pensières
October 6, 2017, Les Pensières Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)
On October 6-8, the Mérieux Foundation organizes the “Cent Gardes” Conference focusing on HIV/AIDS, in partnership with the Agence France ...
Mérieux Foundation Conference on Vaccine Acceptance: Science, Policy and Practice in a ‘Post-Fact’ World at Les Pensières
October 5, 2017, Les Pensières Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)
57 experts from 17 countries participated in the 5th annual meeting on Vaccine Acceptance Science, Policy and Practice in a ...
Partners commit to reduce cholera deaths by 90% by 2030
October 3, 2017, Geneva (Switzerland)
An ambitious new strategy to reduce deaths from cholera by 90% by 2030 will be launched tomorrow by the Global ...
Op-ed by Alain Mérieux, President of the Mérieux Foundation, featured in The Hill
September 28, 2017, Washington, D.C. (United States)
Titled “We have to start preparing for the next deadly epidemic”, this op-ed was published on September 27th on the ...
The Mérieux Foundation is celebrating 50 years of fighting infectious diseases in developing countries
September 14, 2017, Les Pensiéres Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)
Calling for all public and private stakeholders worldwide to rally together and international health diplomacy, it reasserts France’s central role.
Global Virus Network Adds Mérieux Foundation as Newest Center of Excellence
July 19, 2017, Baltimore (United States)
The Global Virus Network (GVN) and the Mérieux Foundation announced the induction of the foundation as GVN’s newest Center of ...
Christophe Mérieux Prize
Serge Eholié and Xavier Anglaret Winners of the 2017 Christophe Mérieux Prize: Rewarding Infectious Disease Research in Côte d’Ivoire
June 8, 2017, Paris (France)
The 2017 Christophe Mérieux prize has been awarded to Serge Eholié and Xavier Anglaret of the Centre de recherche sur ...
Benin Welcomes Major West African Experts in Clinical Biology: Joint Workshops of the West African Network of Biomedical Analysis Laboratories and West African Regional Disease Surveillance
June 6, 2017, Cotonou (Benin)
Some 60 participants, including the leading figures in clinical biology of the 15 Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) ...
The ADVAC Course Draws 72 Students to Review the Latest Trends in the Field of Vaccines
June 6, 2017, Les Pensières Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)
ADVAC covers all aspects of vaccination programs to facilitate decision-making at the local, national and international levels. This year, the ...