Scientific symposia

Using systematic reviews to inform policy and research direction on neglected diseases

Organiser: Cochrane Centre (South Africa)
Date and time: Monday 7 November 2016, 14:00–16:00
Location: Conference room 1

Leveraging partnerships to advance product development and build research capacity

Organiser: BIO Ventures for Global Health (USA)
Date and time: Monday 7 November 2016, 14:00–16:00
Location: Conference room 2

Importance of blood-stage malaria vaccine candidates in the development of a next generation malaria vaccine

Organiser: European Vaccine Initiative (Germany)
Date and time: Monday 7 November 2016, 14:00–16:00
Location: Conference room 3

Tuberculosis: shorter and better treatments on the horizon

Organiser: PanACEA Consortium and Medical Center of the University of Munich (LMU, Germany)
Date and time: Monday 7 November 2016, 14:00–16:00
Location: Conference room 4

Attenuated sporozoite-based vaccines for malaria

Organiser: University of Tübingen (Germany)
Date and time: Tuesday 8 November 2016, 11:00–12:30
Location: Conference room 4

Strong local research leading to evidence-informed policies in Africa: building research capacity and translating research into policy and practice

Organiser: NWO-WOTRO Science for Global Development (The Netherlands)
Date and time: Tuesday 8 November 2016, 14:00–16:00
Location: Conference room 2

Post-registration safety and efficacy monitoring on new antimalarial treatments

Organisers: Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV, Switzerland) and West African Network for Clinical Trials of Antimalarial Drugs (WANECAM)
Date and time: Tuesday 8 November 2016, 14:00–16:00
Location: Conference room 3

Maximising EDCTP membership: how to catalyse national efforts and converge EU and African global health efforts

Organiser: Deutsche Stiftung Weltbevoelkerung (DSW, Germany)
Date and time: Tuesday 8 November 2016, 14:00–16:00
Location: Conference room 4

Clinical research in Zambia

Organiser: Ministry of Health (Zambia)
Date and time: Tuesday 8 November 2016, 18:00-20:00
Location: Conference room 1