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Field epidemiology, research projects and training sessions in support of MSF.

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Find out more about the diseases Epicentre works on and the latest advances

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on Ebola, COVID19, HIV, tuberculosis, malaria, Lassa fever, cholera, nutrition...

Pneumococcal Disease : fractional dose PCV

To estimate the impact of a vaccination campaign with split doses of PCV10.
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

Latest news

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Laboratoire Microscope
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The Epicentre Research Center Laboratory in Mbarara, awarded GCLP accreditation

Published on 13.01.2022
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Covid19 Arique
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COVID-19 in Africa & Yemen: What do seroprevalence surveys tell us?

Published on 04.01.2022
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Choléra RDC_Natacha Buhler/MSF
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Cholera: what impact for vaccination campaigns in DRC?

Published on 23.12.2021

Latest publications

Safety of treatment regimens containing bedaquiline and delamanid in the endTB cohort.

Journal Reference: Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 2022 Jan 13; (); Array. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciac019. Epub 2022 01 13
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A cross-sectional analysis of mental health disorders in a mental health services-seeking population of children, adolescents, and young adults in the context of ongoing violence and displacement in northern Cameroon.

Journal Reference: Comprehensive psychiatry 2021 Dec 20; 113(); 152293. doi: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2021.152293. Epub 2021 12 20
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Snakebite envenoming in humanitarian crises and migration: A scoping review and the Médecins Sans Frontières experience.

Journal Reference: Toxicon: X 2022 Mar ; 13(); 100089. doi: 10.1016/j.toxcx.2021.100089. Epub 2021 12 18
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Seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies and retrospective mortality in a refugee camp, Dagahaley, Kenya.

Journal Reference: PloS one 2021 ; 16(12); e0260989. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0260989. Epub 2021 12 17
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Latest resources

Classification principale
13.09.2021

COVID19: Focus on Yemen

Classification principale
06.08.2021

Abortion-related complications and their clinical management in a referral hospital of a conflict-affected setting in Central African Republic

Classification principale
06.08.2021

Effectiveness of conjugated typhoid fever vaccine, Harare, Zimbabwe

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Annual Report 2020

Throughout 2020, Epicentre continued its field epidemiology activities, research projects, and training sessions in support of MSF's goals of providing medical assistance in areas where people are suffering from conflict, epidemics, disasters, or where there is little or no access to care. Learn about Epicentre's key figures, highlights, progress and strategy through its 2020 Annual Report.