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

First Malaria vaccine with positive scientific opinion from the European Medicines Agency (EMA)24 July 2015

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. 

Advanced Vaccinology Course, deadline 19 October 201515 July 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

BELLEROPHON Call for process development and GMP manufacture of a vaccine candidate17 June 2015

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.

MVVC/MVVC 2 meeting, Oxford 4 - 5 March 201517 June 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.

EVI Rendez-Vous 201513 June 2015

Want to learn more about what EVI is doing, then join us for the 2015 Rendez-Vous on 9 December.

It is an increasing popular event, bringing together people from all corners of the scientific community, the European Commission and other like funders.

EVI has currently two exciting career opportunities26 May 2015

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 CET.  Download PDF-version

A three year junior position to work with international partners.

EVI would like to thank all those who applied for these positions, and for their interest in EVI.

EURIPRED: Call for application for Free Services13 April 2015

European Research Infrastructures for Poverty Related Diseases (EURIPRED)

News letter April 2015

Call for application for Free Services.  Deadline: 12 May 2015

FLUCOP launched 1 March 201510 March 2015

To improve the toolbox available to evaluate seasonal flu vaccines, European public and private research institutions are joining together in FLUCOP, a €13.9M project funded by the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI). Full Press Release