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Strategies to Increase Vaccine Acceptance and Uptake 2016
November 4, 2016, Les Pensières, Annecy (France)
72 experts from 19 countries gathered at Les Pensières September 26-28 to discuss vaccine hesitancy and understand the drivers and ...
ZikaPLAN: Fondation Mérieux unites with 24 Research Organizations to Fight Zika Virus and Build Long-term Outbreak Response Capacity in Latin America
October 25, 2016, Lyon (France)
Fondation Mérieux is among the 25 leading research and public health organizations from Latin America, North America, Africa, Asia, and ...
“Better Foods for Better Health” White Book: 30 global experts share the latest findings on microbiota in disease prevention and obesity
September 7, 2016, Lyon (France)
The 5th edition of the Better Foods for Better Health White Book has been published, providing new insight from 30 ...
8th Annual GABRIEL Research Network Meeting in Laos
July 6, 2016, Vientiane (Laos)
Scientists from 25 countries present research results on infectious diseases threatening developing countries.
July 6, 2016, Paris (France)
An on-line documentary series on the biggest public health threats The saga of 14 major killers told through 70 short ...
Christophe Mérieux Prize
Professor Francine Ntoumi Winner of the 2016 Christophe Mérieux Prize
June 9, 2016, Paris (France)
The 2016 Christophe Mérieux prize has been awarded to Professor Francine Ntoumi of the Faculty of Science and Engineering of ...
5th Better Foods for Better Health symposium
May 31, 2016, Les Pensières, Annecy (France)
Fondation Mérieux organized the 5th edition of the Better Foods for Better Health meetings on 8-10 April at Les Pensières ...
2nd Regional WARDS Workshop on Laboratory Strengthening and Networks
May 17, 2016, Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso)
Some 70 participants, including the leading figures in clinical biology from the 15 ECOWAS countries, are gathering in Ouagadougou in ...
SPHaïtiLAB Conducts 1st Assessment of Biomedical Analysis Laboratories in Haiti
May 5, 2016, Port-au-Prince (Haïti)
Providing essential data to build a national laboratory policy tailored to the country’s needs.
Rodolphe Mérieux Laboratory
Inauguration of Charles Mérieux Center for Infectious Disease of Brazil in Rio Branco
April 19, 2016, Rio Branco (Brésil)
Fondation Mérieux provides the 1st high level (BSL3) lab in the Amazon, along with a training and research center.
Fondation Mérieux and 3 Foundations Publish the 1st Edition of Humanitarian Alternatives
March 17, 2016, Lyon (France)
Humanitarian Alternatives launched its inaugural issue. Fondation Mérieux, the French Red-Cross Fund, the Action Against Hunger Foundation and the Handicap ...
Fondation Mérieux supports global scientific community commitment to share data on Zika
February 10, 2016, Cambridge (UK)
Joining the Wellcome Trust’s initiative, leading global health bodies including academic journals, NGOs, research funders and institutes, have committed to ...