MSF Scientific Day Argentina

4-6 April 2019
Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • Sergio Sosa Estani, Head of Chagas Clinical Programme – session on alternative R&D models
  • Fabiana Barreira, Chagas Senior Clinical Manager – presentation of the BENDITA trial for Chagas disease

Innovation en santé mondiale

4 April 2019
Paris, France

  • Bernard Pécoul, Executive Director – discussion on barriers and incentives for innovation in global health

XV Chagas disease workshop – ISGlobal

14 March 2019
Barcelona, Spain

  • Fabiana Barreira, Chagas Senior Clinical Manager – presentation on the results of the BENDITA study
  • Isabela Ribeiro, Head of Dynamic Portfolio Unit – presentation on the results of the fexinidazole clinical trials for Chagas disease

ISNTD Festival 2019

11-12 March 2019
London, United Kingdom

  • Submission of the film “A doctor’s dream” to the ISNTD Festival Awards

4th National Hepatitis Conference 2019

7-8 March 2019
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

  • François Bompart, Director of Paediatric HIV/HCV Programmes – panel discussion on collaborative R&D model for hepatitis C
  • Isabelle Andrieux-Meyer, Head of Clinical Development Paediatric HIV/HCV Programmes – presentation of the HCV STORM Stage 1 results

CTDDR 2019

20-23 February 2019
Lucknow, India

  • Presentation of the development of DNDI-0690, a new clinical candidate for visceral leishmaniasis

Sixth International Conference on Mycetoma

15-17 February 2019
Khartoum, Sudan

  • DNDi – co-sponsoring the event and presentation on the open innovation project MycetOS
  • Monique Wasuna, Director DNDi Africa – chair for a session on international collaboration for mycetoma
  • Nathalie Strub-Wourgaft, NTD Director – session on the way forward for mycetoma

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, Sergio Sosa Estani, Head of Chagas Clinical Programme, Eric Chatelain, Head of Drug Discovery Programme – symposium on screening and diagnosis of Chagas disease
  • Poster and oral presentations on sleeping sickness, visceral leishmaniasis, Chagas, onchocerciasis, and mycetoma

COR-NTD Annual Meeting

26-27 October 2018
New Orleans, USA

  • Sergio Sosa-Estani, Head of Chagas Clinical Program, and Andrea Marchiol, Chagas Access Project Manager – session on control and care of Chagas disease in health networks
  • Suman Rijal, Head Regional Office, DNDi India – presentation on VL/HIV co-infections and PKDL