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Field epidemiology activities, research projects and training sessions in support of Médecins sans frontières
Field epidemiology activities, research projects and training sessions in support of Médecins sans frontières

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Tuberculose Manille

Computerized radiographic detection of tuberculosis in the slums of Manila

Published on 23.03.2023
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HIV, sexual violence: the heavy toll on female sex workers in Malawi

Published on 14.03.2023
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Cholera: a 360° approach to containing epidemics

Published on 08.03.2023

Latest publications

Acceptability of a new 4-in-1 Abacavir/Lamivudine/Lopinavir/Ritonavir paediatric fixed-dose combination: the caregiver-child dyads' perspective.

Therapeutic advances in infectious disease 2023 ; 10; . doi: 10.1177/20499361231159993. Epub 2023 03 21
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Lots of considerations when evaluating the FujiLAM assay - Author's reply.

The Lancet. Global health 2023 Apr ; 11(4); . doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(23)00115-8. Epub 2023 03 16
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Protection, health seeking, or a laissez-passer: Participants' decision-making in an EVD vaccine trial in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Social science & medicine (1982) 2023 Mar 15; 323; . doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2023.115833. Epub 2023 03 15
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Development of treatment-decision algorithms for children evaluated for pulmonary tuberculosis: an individual participant data meta-analysis.

The Lancet. Child & adolescent health 2023 Mar 13; . doi: 10.1016/S2352-4642(23)00004-4. Epub 2023 03 13
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Transmitting and transferring epidemiological knowledge is an integral part of Epicentre's mission. Training courses are provided throughout the year to MSF staff and beyond.

Learn more about our two research centers

Research Center in Uganda

At the heart of Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) and Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital (MRRH), Epicentre has b...

Research Center in Niger

Epicentre has a research center in Maradi, Niger. This center in the heart of sub-Saharan Africa allows us to provide appropriate ...