The 2nd NDM-Mexico Newton Fund Institutional Links Collaborative Project Workshop on Dengue will take place at the Royal Hideaway Playacar, Playa del Carmen, Mexico, from the 6 to 8 October 2015. Please click on the image, the title or Here to have access to the full programme.
25 Workshop attendees from NDM and Isis Innovation from Oxford, ITESM Campus Cd de Mexico, BUAP, UMSNH, LESPM, state and municipal health authorities of the state of Quintana Roo, will discuss follow-up progress of the dengue vaccine development in Oxford, progress at ITESM Campus Cd. de México, BUAP and both teams at Michoacan (UMSNH and LESPM), as well as the Epidemiological Surveillance carried out in the Mexican states of Quintana Roo and Michoacan. The discussions will also revolve around questions of Technology Transfer and Commercialisation of IP.
A generous CONACyT-British Council/Newton Fund Institutional Links grant will cover the costs of return airfare, transportation and accommodation for all participants.
Image credit: slide taken from an online seminar presentation by Dr Eva Harris, Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, Director, Center for Global Public Health, Berkeley School of Public Health.