Compañías farmacéuticas y organizaciones sin fines de lucro colaboran para proporcionar un tratamiento para que la Hepatitis C sea accesible para pacientes de América Latina

Buenos Aires/Ginebra – Marzo de 2018
Una nueva colaboración entre compañías farmacéuticas y organizaciones sin fines de lucro permitirá producir y suministrar un nuevo régimen de tratamiento de la hepatitis C, a precios más accesibles para la población en América Latina. Se estima que 3,5 millones de personas viven con esta enfermedad viral en la región, y aproximadamente 325.000 en Argentina. El alto precio de los tratamientos constituye una de las muchas barreras para acceder a una atención adecuada.

Pharmaceutical companies and non-profits team up to provide affordable hepatitis C treatment in Latin America

Buenos Aires, Geneva – 5 March 2018
A new collaboration between pharmaceutical companies and non-profit organizations will manufacture and supply a new, more affordable, hepatitis C treatment regimen in Latin America. An estimated 3.5 million people live with this viral disease in Latin America including around 325,000 in Argentina, with high treatment prices one of the many barriers to access for life-saving care.
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Geneva Health Forum

7th Edition: Precision Global Health in the Digital Age

10-12 April 2018
Geneva, Switzerland
Bernard Pécoul, Executive Director – plenary talk on emerging infectious diseases crisis
Digas Ngolo, Investigator Coordinator, DNDi Africa – parallel session on ehealth

AFRAVIH 2018

4-7 April 2018
Bordeaux, France

Isabelle Andrieux-Meyer, Head of Clinical Development, Paediatric HIV/HCV Programmes – panel discussion on HIV and side session on ravidasvir-sofosbuvir results

18th International Congress on Infectious Diseases

1-4 March 2018
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Sergio Sosa-Estani, Head of Chagas, DNDi Latin America – presentation on Chagas disease
Byron Arana, Head of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis, DNDi – parallel symposium on cutaneous leishmaniasis
Graciela Diap, Paediatric HIV/HCV, DNDi, and Francisco Viegas Neves da Silva, Regional Policy Advocacy Consultant, DNDi Latin America – parallel symposium on hepatitis C

3rd National Hepatitis Symposium 2018

1-2 March 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Jean Michel Piedagenel, Head of DNDi South East Asia Regional Office, Malaysia – panel discussion on access to hepatitis treatment
François Simon, Clinial Trial Leader Paediatric HIV/HCV, DNDi, Switzerland – expert talk on clinical trials

DNDi reçoit le Prix 2017 de l’Innovation à Genève pour récompenser son action en faveur des populations les plus négligées

A l’occasion de l’Evénement économique 2017 du 9 novembre dernier, la Chambre de commerce, d’industrie et des services de Genève (CCIG), le Département de la sécurité et de l’économie (DSE) et l’Office de Promotion des Industries et des Technologies (OPI) ont décerné le Prix 2017 de l’innovation à l’initiative Médicaments contre les Maladies Négligées (DNDi).