New Funding Opportunity - EDU

Thanks to support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the IUIS Education Committee in collaboration with local an international organizers is able to organise a course in Ethiopia.


The IUIS-FAIS Immuno-Ethiopia 2017 course is entitled:

"New developments in the immunology, diagnosis and treatment of cutaneous and visceral leishmaniasis, schistosomiasis and helminth infections in an area of high tuberculosis prevalence”

It will take place at the University of Gondar from 26th February - 5th March 2017.



This  weeklong workshop is aimed at African MSc and PhD students, post-doctoral fellows, physicians, and scientists in the early stage of their careers, who have demonstrated an interest in research or applied aspects of these diseases.


All costs will be covered for the selected candidates.


Please find below a link to the course for all details on registration:



Please forward the link to anyone who might be interested and post the flyer found on the link on your notice board.

Many thanks.

Michelle Letarte, Chair, IUIS Education Committee

Pascale Kropf, Imperial College London and University of Gondar, chief organizer of the Ethiopia course