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Short Course on Immunology in the Tropics

 

Course title:Immunology in the Tropics

Dates: September 5 -16, 2011

Organisers: Makerere/UVRI Infection and Immunity, Research Training Programme

Application Deadline: July 31, 2011
Contact: Dr. Stephen Cose : mak-uvri.rtp@mrcuganda.org

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Monday, June 13, 2011 - 14:50
Call for Abstracts ESCAIDE 2011

 

ESCAIDE 2011

 

The call for abstracts for the European Scientific Conference on Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology (ESCAIDE) is now open.

 

Abstracts can be submitted via the dedicated ‘call for abstracts’ portal on the ESCAIDE website www.escaide.eu.  The closing date for submissions is 8th July 2011.

 

This year’s key conference on...

Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 21:41
GOARN REQUEST FOR ASSISTANCE: Cholera, Haiti

 

Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network (GOARN)

Event ID: 2010-E003057 

Country: Haiti
WHO Region: PAHO/AMRO 
Type: Request for Assistance (RFA)

Classification: Restricted

 

Subject:  Upsurge in cholera cases in Haiti 

Starting EW 20 an increase of cholera alerts has been detected in 4 of Haiti's...

Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 21:37
Senior HIV/AIDS Advisor- Central America

 

Monday, May 23, 2011 - 15:23
Global Infectious Disease Research Training Program accepting applications

Global Infectious Disease Research Training Program (D43)The Fogarty International Center (FIC) encourages renewal and new applications for the Global Infectious Disease Research Training Program. The application must propose a collaborative research training program that will strengthen the capacity of institutions in low-and middle-income countries (LMIC) to conduct infectious disease
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-10-260.html

 

Wednesday, May 18, 2011 - 15:00
Applications for Senior Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine now open

 

Applications for Senior Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine now open
World-class researchers tackling ambitious research that aims to understand and control diseases affecting human or animal health are being invited to apply for Well-come Trust Senior Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

The deadline for preliminary applications is 10 June 2011.

For more information, visit:

http://www.wellcome.ac.uk/News/2011/News/WTVM051154.htm

  

Wednesday, May 18, 2011 - 14:57
4th International Conference on Health GIS

www.e-geoinfo.net/healthgis2011 

Registration Form

 

Monday, May 16, 2011 - 12:15
Wellcome Trust Public Health and Tropical Medicine Senior Fellowship

The Wellcome Trust Public Health and Tropical Medicine Senior Fellowship is an annual competition to provide a 5 year fellowship to support outstanding researchers to establish themselves as leading investigators, and to build sustainable capacity, at academic institutions in low- and medium-income countries. 

The deadline for the preliminary application for this year's competition is 10 June.   Applications from outstanding researchers, who are either a national or legal resident of a low-and middle-income country, are most welcomed.  

Also included in this annoucement are some funding...

Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 11:56
12 Annual Scientific Conference- Uganda Society for Health Scientists

Uganda Society for Health Scientists is organising its12th Annual Scientific Conference scheduled for 16th - 17th June 2011 at Golf Course Hotel.      

Theme: The third decade of HIV/ AIDS in Africa: Promising Practices

Call for Abstracts is on and deadline for submission is 16th May 2011

Note: Oral and Poster presentations at international conferences in the past year can be submitted

 abstract guidelines: http://www.tephinet.org/sites/default/files/guidelines abstract.doc...

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 - 10:23
Call for proposals - development of a software application for monitoring antiretroviral treatments in Panama (Recepción de propuestas - desarrollo de un software para el monitoreo de pacientes con tratamiento antirretroviral en Panamá)

Compañía de Desarrollo de Software para MoniTARV (Guatemala/Panamá)

Contratación de una compañía especializada en el desarrollo de software, específicamente aplicaciones web, para el desarrollo de un sistema electrónico de información para el proyecto Monitoreo de Tratamiento Anti Retro Viral (MoniTARV)  en Panamá.

Términos de Referencia 

Si el link no funciona, utilice este: ...

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 - 10:01
2011 EIS International Night proceedings

Checkout the 2011 EIS International night presentations and pictures: http://www.tephinet.org/conference/eis-international-night-2011

Thursday, April 21, 2011 - 16:50
Call for abstracts: 17th Annual Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology Conference

Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology (MCH EPI) conference organizers invite you to join other researchers and health professionals working on issues related to improving the health of women, children and families in sharing research, enhancing knowledge, and generating new ideas for improved MCH data use and informed policymaking in New Orleans, Louisiana, December 14 - 16, 2011

 

For conference details, please visit the conference website: http://www.cdc.gov/reproductivehealth/MCHEpi/Conference/AboutConference.htm

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Friday, April 8, 2011 - 09:26
3rd IHR Implementation Course (Sept 19, 2011-Feb 26, 2012)

 3rd IHR Implementation Course

Deadline for application extended to 5 June 2011

Course dates: 9 September 2011 - 26 February 2012),

The course is developed in collaboration with the University of Pretoria, South Africa, Georgetown University Law Center, USA, and the University of Geneva, Switzerland is now accepting applications.

Target Audience: This on-the-job training targets public health professionals, mainly belonging to National IHR Focal Points (NFP), but also professionals from other related sectors from...

Thursday, April 7, 2011 - 13:34
Epidemiologist for a TB study- Eastern Mediterranean Region

 

There is a need for an epidemiologist to provide technical assistance to a core editorial group that is planning to develop a guidance document on “TB capture” studies (aka “TB inventory” studies), in which a direct measurement of the level of TB underreporting is undertaken using record-linkage methods and log linear modeling. The profile of the consultant, the tasks to be undertaken and the budget available are explained within the link

http://www.stoptb.org/countries/tbteam/viewMission.asp?MID=3330

The work to be...

Tuesday, April 5, 2011 - 10:26
5th INTEREST Workshop, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, May 10-13, 2011

5th International Workshop of HIV Treatment, Pathogenesis and Prevention Research in Resource Limited Settings (INTEREST)

 

Purpose of meeting: to bring together a select group of scientists from the African Continent involved in HIV treatment, pathogenesis and prevention research, in order to share pivotal findings, promote coordination and collaboration, and to transfer experiences across fields and continents.
 
The workshop focuses on issues of particular relevance for the African continent and gives the chance to young researchers to present themselves...
Monday, April 4, 2011 - 10:41
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