iLEAD Grant for Young Innovator

iLEAD : iLEAD (Innovation in Laboratory Engineered Accelerated Diagnostics) is a research program that provides a platform to facilitate the implementation of innovations that have the potential to improve the laboratory value chain. iLEAD has five focus areas: Patient access, Specimen, Transport, Testing (centralized laboratory or POC system) and System-wide Connectivity. The Grant : The…

IMPROVED P3 LABORATORY of IRESSEF

It is a boon to have a P3 laboratory with the required standards at the Iressef and an improved P3 being finalized which is almost the equivalent of a P4 laboratory. A level 3 laboratory is designed to handle class 3 infectious agents (cause serious illness in humans and in animals, risk of spread in…

$ 100 million from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to support the continent. Objective: To cope with the epidemic of Coronavirus.

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has announced that it is immediately committing $ 100 million to the global response to the 2019 coronavirus epidemic (2019-nCov). Of this amount, $ 20 million has been allocated to strengthen protection populations at risk in Africa. This brings the foundation’s total commitment to Africa to the 2019-nCov epidemic…

PAC fellowship announcement

The Institut De Recherche En Santé De Surveillance Épidémiologique Et De Formation (IRESSEF), on behalf of the Pan-African Consortium (PAC), is pleased to announce an open recruitment for the Lab-Corps Fellows Program. The Program was developed to promote laboratory medicine practice among young laboratory professionals to support efforts of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS…