13 August 2015

MVVC/MVVC 2 collaborator receives ASTMH 2015 Annual Meeting Travel Award

Muhammed Afolabi (MRC Gambia) received an ASTMH 2015 Annual Meeting Travel Award that is supported in part by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

06 August 2015

WHO-CC Vaccine Pharmacovigilance Fellowship 7th-18th September

The WHO Collaborating Centre for Advocacy and Training in Pharmacovigilance is delighted to announce to you its maiden Vaccine Pharmacovigilance Fellowship Programme.  Deadline for registration is 21st August 2015.  For enquiries kindly contact us at training [at] who-pvafrica [dot] org

24 July 2015

First Malaria vaccine with positive scientific opinion from the European Medicines Agency (EMA)

EVI congratulates GlaxoSmithKline and PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative (MVI) on their resounding success on the development of MosquirixTM, also known as RTS,S, for use in children aged six weeks to 17 months. 

15 July 2015

Advanced Vaccinology Course, deadline 19 October 2015

The Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health in Berlin is offering a two week Advanced Vaccinology Course at Campus Virchow Klinikum CVK Charité, Berlin, 11-22 January 2016.

Acess flyer for more information and application form

17 June 2015

BELLEROPHON Call for process development and GMP manufacture of a vaccine candidate

BELLEROPHON would like to make a call for the process development and production in E. coli according to Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) of a protein vaccine candidate to be used in toxicological and phase I studies.  The subcontracting is expected in Q4 2015.

17 June 2015

MVVC/MVVC 2 meeting, Oxford 4 - 5 March 2015

The annual meeting of MVVC / MVVC 2 held in Oxford in March is mentioned in the EDCTP May news letter (page 6).  Field trials of a new combination malaria vaccine, which are an integral part of the MVVC2 project, are funded by among others EDCTP.

26 May 2015

EVI has currently two exciting career opportunities

Vaccine Management Assistant - new deadline 5 June 2015 17:00 CET.  Download PDF-version

An eighteen month junior position for a motivated individual for a phase I vaccine clinical trial.

Project Manager - deadline 15 June 2015 17:00 CETDownload PDF-version

A three year junior position to work with international partners.

11 February 2015

Exciting career opportunity as Vaccine Management Assistant at EVI - new deadline

Deadline for applications 27 February 2015 17:00 CET.  Download PDF-version

EVI has an exciting career opportunity for junior and motivated individual to join the organisation in an eighteen month full time position as Vaccine Management Assistant (VMA) for a phase I vaccine clinical trial. 

28 January 2015

EURIPRED: second call for application for TransNational Access Services

European Research Infrastructures for Poverty Related Diseases (EURIPRED) has announced a seond call for application for TransNational Access Services. Deadline 27 February 2015

07 January 2015

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is offering a short course

Epidemiological evaluation of vaccines: efficacy, safety and policy

The overall aim of this short course is to provide an understanding of the methods used in the evaluation of vaccines, from early human trials through to assessment of population impact and policy.