ASTMH 2018

67th Annual Meeting

28 October – 1 November 2018
New Orleans, USA
Nathalie Strub-Wourgaft, NTD Director – presentation on fexinidazole in a symposium on sleeping sickness elimination
Colin Forsyth, Chagas Epidemiologist – presentation on diagnostics for Chagas in Colombia

Keystone Conference 2018

21st Century Drug Discovery and Development for Global Health

17-20 October 2018
Berlin, Germany
Nathalie Strub-Wourgaft, NTD Director – presentation on the new therapies for sleeping sickness
Charles Mowbray, Discovery Director – presentation on new orally active treatments for leishmaniasis

11th DNDi Partners’ Meeting: From innovation to access in Africa – the way forward

4 October 2018 
Kampala, Uganda
DNDi’s biannual partners’ meeting will bring together some 250-300 health leaders, policy-makers, researchers, civil society groups, product developers, and donors. Meeting sessions will highlight the significant changes made and those still needed in the landscape of research and development, capacity building and strengthening, and access to medicines for neglected diseases and patients on the African continent.

National Regulatory Conference (NRC) 2018

2-4 October 2018 
Selangor, Malaysia
Marion Laumonier, Head of Regulatory Affairs – presentation on registration pathways and forum discussion on collaborative efforts between regulators and stakeholders

Ninth EDCTP Forum

17-21 September 2018 
Lisbon, Portugal
DNDi – symposia on synergies between diagnostics and treatment studies for HAT and on data-sharing

MedTrop 2018

Congress of the Brazilian Society of Tropical Medicine

2-5 September 2018 
Recife, Brazil
Poster on advances and challenges for Chagas disease

Forum Entwicklung

14 August 2018 
Frankfurt, Germany
Graeme Bilbe – discussion on medical care in developing countries

22nd International AIDS Conference

23-27 July 2018
Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Side event on ending paediatric HIV, presentation on the LIVING study on paediatric HIV, two panel discussions, and poster discussion on TB/HIV co-treatment, and poster on caregiver adherence to oral lopinavir/ritonavir pellets to treat children.

Also: pre-conference workshop session on viral suppression in children taking oral LPV/r

Affordable Medicines Now

27-29 June 2018
Washington DC, USA
Rachel Cohen, Regional Executive Director – session on global struggles for affordable medicines

ISNTD 2018

25-26 June 2018 
London, UK
Ivan Scandale, Senior Project Manager, Discovery – presentation on the filarial research landscape
Eric StobbaertsInternational Development Director – presentation on access to Chagas treatments in Latin America