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EVI is currently offering three exciting positions27 January 2016

Three new positions offering exciting challenges to qualified applicants are now available at EVI: 

Senior Project Manager, deadline 19 February
Project Manager, deadline 19 February
Programme Manager Assistant, deadline 19 February

Postdoc. position in malaria vaccine development at IP30 December 2015

Institut Pasteur currently has a postdoctoral position in malaria vaccine developement.  Applications should be made to Prof. Chetan Chitnis chetan [dot] chitnis [at] pasteur [dot] fr by 15 January 2016

EVI Rendez-Vous 201518 December 2015

EVI extends heartfelt thanks to all our donors, colleagues, collaborators, friends and well wishers, whose presence at this annual event, made it a truly memorable occasion.

EVI wishes you a peaceful, restful Xmas, and we hope to see you at next year's Rendez-Vous.

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Recent article to emerge from the PAMCPH project in PLoS ONE28 October 2015

The full article, entitled "The Influence of Sub-Unit Composition and Expression System on the Functional Antibody Response in the Development of a VAR2CSA Based Plasmodium falciparum Placental Malaria Vaccine", can be accessed via this link.

EURIPRED: Call for application for Free Services02 October 2015

The European Research Infrastructures for Poverty Related Diseases (EURIPRED) has issued the following call:

5th call for application for free services.  List of reagents extended

Deadline: 31 October 2015

EURIPRED services

EDCTP has opening for top executive position02 October 2015

The European and Developing Countries' Clincial Trials partnership (EDCTP) is currently seeking a Director of South-South Cooperation and Head of Africa Office.

Deadline for applications 21 December 2015

Full details

TRANSVAC project continues to produce results25 September 2015

Two years after the completion of the European Commission funded, EVI co-ordinated TRANSVAC project, results are still emerging, such as the recent article in PLOS neglected tropical diseases: Deep Sequencing Analysis of the Ixodes ricinus Haemocytome

Call for EC Funded Commissioned Research17 September 2015

Commissioned research for European Small and Medium size Enterprises (SME) and Public Health Organizations.

The ADITEC project is looking to support SMEs and public health organizations from within or outside the ADITEC consortium in vaccine development work that will result in public health benefit.  We are actively seeking research proposals clearly aimed at vaccine development, where specific support can be requested in the areas listed below.  These services are offered by current ADITEC consortium partners and are available free of charge to the requesting SME or public health organization, upon approval of the proposal.

Deadline: 30 October 2015 5:00 p.m. CET

MVVC/MVVC 2 collaborator receives ASTMH 2015 Annual Meeting Travel Award13 August 2015

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

WHO-CC Vaccine Pharmacovigilance Fellowship 7th-18th September06 August 2015

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