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Regional Program Development Manager, Bogota -Colombia

The Task Force for Global Health Inc. – TEPHINET Program, a non - profit organization funded by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) seeks a Program Development Manager to manage some administrative and logistical activities of the Task Force/TEPHINET branch office in Colombia and support the development of regional projects and grant proposals. 


Program/Project Development:

·       Develop grant and project proposals, in English, including all supporting documentation, such as letters of support, etc. for the grant application

·  ...

Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 11:36
Call for Applications to Injury Mini-Grants

We are pleased to announce the opportunity to submit mini grant proposals for unintentional injury non-research projects.  Countries are welcome to submit multiple proposals.  Please be sure to follow the proposal guidelines (attached).  These projects should focus on some area of unintentional injury.  This may include (but is not limited to) developing injury surveillance systems, analyzing and reporting injury surveillance data, or implementing and evaluating prevention efforts (e.g., road safety, prevention of injuries to children). 

Please be sure to include (1) a descriptive title of the proposed project, (2) the name,...

Thursday, February 2, 2012 - 16:24
17th International Bioinformatics Workshop on Virus Evolution and Molecular Epidemiology

Dear colleagues,
We would like to announce the "17th International Bioinformatics Workshop on Virus Evolution and Molecular Epidemiology", which will be organized August 27-31, 2012 at the University of Belgrade, Faculty of Medicine in Belgrade. The workshop provides theoretical and practical training in phylogenetic inference and evolutionary hypothesis testing as applied in virology and molecular epidemiology. Teaching is provided by a team of experts in this field, including software developers of popular analysis tools.

A registration fee of 750 Euro covers lectures, practical sessions in computer classes, lunches and coffee breaks....

Monday, January 30, 2012 - 09:25
Pictures posted from 6th Biregional Scientific Conference!!

Click here to see the pictures from the 6th Biregional Scientific Conference in Bali, Indonesia!!  (While you're there, "LIKE" us on Facebook!)

Monday, January 30, 2012 - 09:12
Sr. Regional Development Program Manager, Bogota-Colombia


The Task Force for Global Health Inc. – TEPHINET Program, a non - profit organization funded by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) seeks an experienced Program Manager to manage all operational and administrative activities to the Task Force/TEPHINET branch office in Colombia for the South America Regional Network (Red Sur) of epidemiology programs.


·         Develop detailed work plans, timelines and budgets for projects

·         Develop grant and project proposals, in English as well as other required...

Wednesday, January 18, 2012 - 10:37
Call for EPIET EU-Track Fellows Cohort 2012


The call for EPIET EU-track fellows cohort 2012 has been published at The application period closes February 5, 2012 at 24.00 CET.

For more information on the EPIET fellowship please visit

Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 15:05
Call for Abstracts: XIX International AIDS Conference
Registration and Abstract Submissions for AIDS 2012 Now Open

Registration for the XIX International AIDS Conference is now open. All registrations for AIDS 2012 must be submitted through the online registration form. Before you can register, you need to create an online conference profile from which you can enter the registration system. If you already have a conference profile from previous IAS or AIDS conferences you can use the same login details.

For more information on registration, please visit www.aids2012....

Tuesday, December 20, 2011 - 09:30
Epidemiology in Humanitarian Setting course


When: Monday, January 9th- Friday January 13th, 2012

Where: Emory University in Atlanta, GA


Course Overview

This course will cover epidemiologic methods and tools used in humanitarian emergencies, such as rapid assessment, surveillance, survey design (with a focus on cluster surveys) and analysis. In addition the class will include other topics such as outbreaks in emergencies, as well as practical sessions on anthropometry.

Teaching methods will combine lectures and case studies of recent humanitarian...

Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 16:55
Join the STOP the Transmission of Polio (STOP) Program

Help to Eradicate Polio from the World!

Volunteers receive 2 weeks of training from the experts at CDC, WHO, and UNICEF on new polio eradication strategies prior to their 5 month
field assignment. 
We need: Public Health Professionals, Health Communications Specialist, and Public Health Data Managers.
Send your questions to: ...
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 - 15:27
EIS International Night 2012: Call for Abstracts

Only one week until the submission deadline. Submit your abstract today!

Abstracts must be submitted to:

Trainees and graduates of field-based training programs are invited to submit abstracts (in English only) for consideration. Priority will be...

Wednesday, December 7, 2011 - 17:03
Americas Conference Photo Album on Facebook!

Click here to see pictures from the Americas Conference, November 14-16th.  While you are there, "like" TEPHINET on Facebook!

Tuesday, November 29, 2011 - 16:49
Updates from the Field- US CDC's Center for Global Health, Division of Public Health Systems and Workforce Development Newsletter


Updates from the Field…
Strengthening Public Health Systems and Workforce Capacity Globally

A newsletter from CDC Center for Global Health, Division of Public Health Systems and Workforce Development is published quarterly and can be accessed through the following link - 


Inside Current Issue:

  • Director's Message : 
    Progress on the DPHSWD's realignment, FETP accreditation,...
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 - 15:02
Regional Conference Evaluation

Your feedback is very important. Complete an evaluation today!
Friday, September 30, 2011 - 16:01
Call for late-breaking abstract submissions for the TEPHINET Americas Conference


El periodo para someter resúmenes de última hora se abrió el Lunes 19 de Septiembre y se cierra el Viernes 23 de Septiembre a las 5pm EST (hora de Nueva York) .

Este es el sitio web donde a donde se deben entrar los resúmenes:

**Nota – favor seleccionar la conferencia de las Américas en el menú. 


Les recordamos que los resúmenes de última hora deben ser solo brotes de última hora y por tal motivo no se pudieron...

Monday, September 19, 2011 - 09:55
Call for late-breaking abstract submissions for the TEPHINET Southeast Asia/Western Pacific Region




6th TEPHINET Southeast Asia and Western Pacific Bi-regional Scientific Conference -


The late-breaking abstracts submission site opened Monday September 19th and will close Friday September 23rd, 2011 at 5pm EST. We encourage submissions of outbreak investigations or related studies that could not be completed by the regular abstract submission period.

Monday, September 19, 2011 - 09:51
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