Medical conference Niamey 2020

On January 21, 2020 in Niamey: Response to medical challenges in Niger and the Sahel

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


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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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Medical Conference 2020 Niamey

Medical Conference Niger 2020

Published on 07.01.2020
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Scientific Day 2020

Published on 18.12.2019
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Innovations expected for HIV-infected children

Published on 11.12.2019

Latest publications

Extended Follow-up From a Randomized Clinical Trial of Routine Amoxicillin in the Treatment of Uncomplicated Severe Acute Malnutrition in Niger.

Journal Reference: JAMA pediatrics 2020 Jan 13; (); Array. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2019.5189. Epub 2020 01 13
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Clinical diagnostic evaluation of HRP2 and pLDH-based rapid diagnostic tests for malaria in an area receiving seasonal malaria chemoprevention in Niger.

Journal Reference: Malaria journal 2019 Dec 26; 18(1); 443. doi: 10.1186/s12936-019-3079-1. Epub 2019 12 26
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Active and adaptive case finding to estimate therapeutic program coverage for severe acute malnutrition: a capture-recapture study.

Journal Reference: BMC health services research 2019 Dec 16; 19(1); 967. doi: 10.1186/s12913-019-4791-9. Epub 2019 12 16
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Increased risk of acquisition and transmission of ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae in malnourished children exposed to amoxicillin.

Journal Reference: The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 2019 Dec 10; (); Array. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkz487. Epub 2019 12 10
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Latest resources

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TV5 Monde, Le Journal Afrique - Marc Gastellu-Etchegorry: DR Congo suffers world's largest measles epidemic ever (FR)

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New strawberry-flavored H.I.V. drugs for babies are offered at $1 a day (The New York Times)

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Retrospective and specific mortality survey after a measles epidemic in three health zones in Haut-Lomami, DRC (FR)

Corps éditorial

Journée scientifique Epicentre

Each year, Epicentre organises a Scientific Day during which the epidemiologist team reports on the works of the previous year. This event brings together MSF field players and world-renown experts, and it is becoming a major meeting place to share knowledge and critical views on the practices and stakes of medicine in humanitarian situations.