Inaugural DNDi training for health & science journalists in Kampala

In early October, 18 journalists from 11 African countries converged in Kampala, Uganda for DNDi’s first-ever training on health and science journalism. The three-day training was conducted during a week of workshops and meetings related to the work of DNDi and its many partners, culminating in the 11th DNDi Partners’ Meeting on 4 October 2018.

Paediatric HIV Stakeholders’ Meeting

3-4 October 2018
Kampala, Uganda

  • François Bompart, Director of Paediatric HIV/HCV Programmes, Isabelle Andrieux-Meyer, Head of Clinical Development Paediatric HIV/HCV Programmes, Jean-René Kiechel,Expert in R&D – panel discussion on DNDi‘s journey so far working on Paediatric HIV
  • Olawale Salami, Paediatric HIV Clinical Project Manager – panel discussion on access to child-adapted ARV formulations

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

PAGE 2018 Meeting

29 May-1 June 2018
Montreux, Switzerland
DNDi – poster presentation on TB/HIV paediatric co-treatment

MSF Scientific Days 2018

24-25 May 2018
London, UK
Olawale Salami, Paediatric HIV Clinical Project Manager DNDi Africa – poster about the LIVING study on treatment for paediatric HIV

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

CROI 2018

4-7 March 2018
Boston, USA
DNDi – posters on Paediatric HIV treatments and on drugs interactions in HCV+/-HIV infected adults

The 8th KASH Conference

14-16 February 2018
Nairobi, Kenya
Olawale Salami, Paediatric HIV Clinical Project Manager DNDi Africa – presentation of the results of a prospective study on Paediatric HIV.
Monique Wasunna, Director DNDi Africa, and Olawale Salami, Paediatric HIV Clinical Project Manager DNDi Africa – symposium on fighting for neglected patients.