ICID 2020

20-23 February 2020
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

  • DNDi is a collaborating organization

ICASA 2019

2-7 December 2019
Kigali, Rwanda

  • DNDi, MSF, and Sidaction – satellite symposium “From guidelines to reality: Accelerating access to optimal treatment for children with HIV

Revolutionizing paediatric HIV treatment

29 November 2019
Geneva, Switzerland

  • This invitation-only event marks World AIDS Day and the end of DNDi’s multi-year Unitaid grant for the development and delivery of new paediatric HIV treatment formulations.

ASTMH 2019

68th Annual Meeting

20-24 November 2019
National Harbor, USA

  • Symposium on tools to accelerate elimination of onchocerciasis
  • Presentations on onchocerciasis, lymphatic filariasis, leishmaniasis, clinical trials, 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

Reaching the Last Mile Forum

19 November 2019
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  • Dr Victor Kande, Principal Investigator in DNDi’s clinical trials for fexinidazole to treat sleeping sickness in the DRC from 2012-2017 – finalist for the REACH award in the Game-Changing Innovator category

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 organized 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