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Examples of US CDC’s international partnerships and projects

27 Sep 2019
This video highlights examples of US CDC’s international partnerships and projects that are helping to improve antibiotic use and stop the spread of germs. 
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Call for applications to IDSSA members

18 Jul 2019

IDSSA in partnership with Institut Merieux will award the sum of €10 000 to a young investigator undertaking research in one of the following areas: 

  • Antimicrobial resistance (excluding HIV, TB, malaria)
  • Healthcare-associated infections
  • Neglected infectious diseases (including STIs, fungal and parasitic diseases)

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Angeliki Messina was awarded the FIDSSA-Institut Merieux Young Investigator Award

01 Jul 2019

In 2017, Angeliki Messina was awarded the FIDSSA-Institut Merieux Young Investigator Award. Here, she discusses why she chose to apply, how she’s used the funds to support her research career and shares helpful hints for future applicants.


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FIDSSA-Instit Merieux awards SASPID Call for applications

27 Mar 2019

Institut Merieux awards call for application

Call for applications to SASPID members

SASPID in partnership with Institut Merieux will award the sum of €10 000 to a young investigator undertaking research in one of the following areas


 


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