Request for Proposals – Selection of Contractors/Vendors June 2019

Request for Proposals – Selection of Contractors/Vendors June 2019 1- INTRODUCTION The Institut De Recherche En Santé De Surveillance Épidémiologique Et De Formation (IRESSEF), through funding from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S. CDC), would like to introduce an open source electronic system for tracking and monitoring specimen turn-around time (TAT) in…

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…

Wanetam Training

A week of training on HIV viral load quantification techniques in Dakar at the Iressef with the Wanetam network with participants from several West African countries. Next training in Bamako during the Retrovirology DU in September 2019.

Against epidemics: ALERRT for an African solution

At the end of their first year of activities, members of the African Coalition for Epidemic Research, response and training (ALERRT), in French, the African Coalition for Research, Intervention and Training for the Prevention of Epidemics met at Dakar on March 19, 2019. The objective of this meeting was to highlight the results of the…

Training Workshop on Scientific Research Project Writing

The Institute for Health Research, Epidemiological Surveillance and Training (IRESSEF), in partnership with the Defense Risk Reduction Agency (DTRA) of the Defense Department of the US Army, the “CRDF Global” and Leidos, organized two workshops on writing scientific projects. The first was held from 10 to 14 September at the hotel Pullman Dakar Téranga and…

Professor Souleymane Mboup receives award in Abuja, Nigeria

Professor Souleymane Mboup once again received the recognition of his pairs. It was at the ASLM annual conference – African Society for Laboratory Medicine. The Senegalese researcher was honored this Thursday, December 13 in Abuja, Nigeria. He received his award from Nigerian Minister of Health Isaac Adewole. The ASLM 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes the…