EVI Xmas closure20 December 2016

Please note that EVI will be closed 24 December - 3 January, inclusive.  EVI sends greetings to one and all for a peaceful festive season.

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

BMBF is fighting neglected and poverty related diseases04 January 2016

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) is fighting neglected and poverty related diseases together with EVI through the PRIMALVAC and PAMCPH projects.
Brochure available

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.


MultiMalVax Annual Meeting 201504 December 2015

The MultiMalVax Annual Meeting 2015 was held 17 - 18 November 2015 in Ottignies-Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium.  With a successful past year the consortium was not only able to discuss the advances in the development of liver-, blood- and mosquito-stage malaria vaccine candidates, but also to look forward to the next stage of the project, which will involve a clinical trial combining the most promising vaccine candidates.

EDCTP/TDR fellowship to commence at EVI30 November 2015

Eric Nébié, a native of Burkina Faso, has been granted a Clinical Research and Development Fellowship from the European and Developing Countries’ Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP)/Tropical Diseases Research, World Health Organization (TDR/WHO), which will commence at EVI on 30 November 2015

EVI Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) takes on two new members25 November 2015

The two new EVI SAC members are:

Chetan Chitnis, and Nancy Le Cam Bouveret.  Please click on the links for full details.

Malaria vaccine development in Europe - preparing for the future. Publication in Vaccine11 November 2015

During a workshop in Brussels in November 2014, hosted by the European Vaccine Initiative, key players from the European, North American and African malaria vaccine community discussed European strategies for future malaria vaccine development in a global context.
Outcome published in VaccineMore information.

Report from Influenza Vaccines for the World (IVW) 2015, Albufeira, Portugal07 November 2015

This year's IVW conference is the fifth international conference and exhibition in this important series of influenza vaccine meetings, which focus on ‘Influenza Vaccination Issues’ .
Please read the report of the conference.