ICID 2020

20-23 February 2019
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

  • DNDi is a collaborative organization

ICASA 2019

2-7 December 2019
Kigali, Rwanda

  • More information will be shared soon.

ASTMH 2019

68th Annual Meeting

20-24 November 2019
National Harbor, USA

  • Symposium on tools to accelerate elimination of onchocerciasis
  • Posters on onchocerciasis, lymphatic filariasis, and Chagas disease

3rd World Conference on Access to Medical Products

19-21 November 2019
New Delhi, India

  • Suman Rijal, Director of DNDi Regional Office – session on medical products for end game for HIV, TB, and malaria
  • Michelle Childs, Head of Policy Advocacy – session on antimicrobial resistance

DNDi and founders’ symposium

Best science for the most neglected: How can needs-driven R&D advance universal health coverage?

29-30 October 2019
Berlin, Germany

  • On the sidelines of the World Health Summit in Berlin, DNDi is convening a high-level policy discussion on the possibilities and opportunities created by alternative models and innovative approaches to public-interest R&D to deliver urgently needed innovations of public health importance, and to achieve Universal Health Coverage and the Sustainable Development Goals.

World Health Summit 2019

27-29 October 2019
Berlin, Germany

  • Nathalie Strub-Wourgaft, NTD Director – workshops on sustainable elimination of NTDs and on co-creation and co-ownership of the UHC and SDG agendas
  • Monique Wasunna, Director of the DNDi Africa Regional Office – workshop on co-creation and co-ownership of the UHC and SDG agendas

35th ISCTRC Conference

23-27 September 2019
Abuja, Nigeria

  • Olaf Valverde, T.b. Rhodesiense HAT Leader – presentation on the challenges of active case detection for sleeping sickness elimination
  • Junior Mudji, Investigator – presentation on the evolution of the nutritional status of children enrolled in a fexinidazole study
  • Jose Dinanga, Laboratory Coordinator – presentation on strengthening diagnostic documentation procedures


16-20 September 2019
Liverpool, UK

  • DND– one symposium on cutaneous leishmaniasis and one on mycetoma
  • Nathalie Strub-Wourgaft, NTD Director – panel discussion on the future of research and development, satellite symposium on sleeping sickness

Free public event on the sidelines of ECTMIH 2019

Better than boiling oil or amputation? Stories behind the treatment needs of two of the world’s most neglected tropical diseases, cutaneous leishmaniasis and mycetoma

16 September 2019
Liverpool, UK

  • Join us on the sidelines of the 2019 European Congress for Tropical Medicine and International Health for the engaging stories of Pip Stewart, a British adventurer who contracted CL on a record-breaking paddling trip in the Amazon, and two researchers working on the first-ever clinical trial for a fungal mycetoma treatment, Dr Borna Nyaoke, a physician and clinical researcher from DNDi based in Nairobi, Kenya, and Dr Sahar Bakhiet, a microbiologist at the Mycetoma Research Centre in Khartoum, Sudan who works with communities affected by mycetoma.


28-30 August 2019
Yokohama, Japan

  • Monique Wasunna, Director DNDi Africa – symposium on NTDs in Africa and partnerships with Japan