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22 June 2019 | Beirut (Lebanon)

10th meeting of the GABRIEL scientific network and symposium on major priorities for infectious disease research in Beirut

Saint Joseph University of Beirut is hosting the GABRIEL research network meeting from June 17-20, 2019. Co-organized with the Mérieux Foundation and Lebanese University, this international conference brought together 68 participants and 36 speakers from 20 countries. The 20 member institutions of the GABRIEL network meet every 18 months to present and discuss the results of collaborative research studies and design new projects.

23 May 2019 | Veyrier-du-Lac (France)

20th anniversary of ADVAC: celebrating one of the first advanced courses of vaccinology

The Advanced Course of Vaccinology (ADVAC) is celebrating its 20th anniversary. Each year in May, a group of senior decision-makers and scientists from around the world gather at Les Pensières Center for Global Health for this intensive course organized by the Mérieux Foundation and the University of Geneva. More than 70 participants from academia, industry, governmental and non-governmental agencies receive a comprehensive overview of the latest advances in the field of vaccines and also address the social, economic, political and ethical issues of vaccination.

6 December 2018 | Veyrier-du-Lac (France)

3rd Meeting of the Global Task Force for Cholera Control (GTFCC) Working Group on Case Management

On the 5th and 6th of November, key players involved in efforts to control cholera across the world met for the 3rd Meeting of the GTFCC Working Group on Case Management at the Pensières Center for Global Health.

27 November 2018 | Washington, D.C. (USA)

Improving Surveillance and Prevention of Yellow Fever, a Global Health Security Threat

Today the Mérieux Foundation USA hosted a symposium in collaboration with PAHO, to convene multi-sectoral experts for a conversation on the risk of a yellow fever pandemic, and what the international community can do to prevent such a scenario, and respond to outbreaks as they occur.

11 June 2018 | Les Pensières Center for Global Health, Veyrier-du-Lac (France)

10th International Global Virus Network (GVN) Meeting: Eradication and Control of (Re-)Emerging Viruses

Join us from November 28th-30th, 2018 at Les Pensières Center for Global Health to learn about current research being done at Global Virus Network Centers of Excellence and affiliate laboratories, address collaborative priorities, and plan future programs.

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