The ISARIC Global Support Centre has been approached to assist the World Health Organization (WHO) in delivering training to support Ebola preparedness in countries bordering the DRC. This comes in ...
WHO/ISARIC collaboration for Ebola preparedness – Call for action!
The ISARIC Global Support Centre has been approached to assist the World Health Organization (WHO) in delivering training to support Ebola preparedness in countries bordering the DRC.Learn more
£4.5 million award for clinical research consortium to tackle the global threat of epidemic infectious diseases
ISARIC has been awarded £4.5 million to accelerate clinical research to prevent illness and deaths from epidemic infectious diseases.Learn more
International Lassa Fever Conference
ISARIC is excited to be joining the International Lassa Fever Conference on 16-17 January 2019. The conference is hosted by the NCDC and it will be held in Abuja, Nigeria.Learn more
PREPARE & GloPID-R report on the "Reaching out" event is live!
Read the report on the proceedings, discussions and key outcomes of the joint PREPARE & GloPID-R event that took place in Brussels on September 20-21.Learn more
ALERRT epidemic research network launched in sub-Saharan Africa
The African coaLition for Epidemic Research, Response and Training (ALERRT) is a multi-disciplinary consortium building a patient-centered clinical research network to respond to epidemics across sub-Saharan Africa.Learn more
ISARIC provides a collaborative platform through which global, patient‐oriented clinical studies can be developed, executed and shared.
Protocols addressing the most important questions between and during epidemics of severe acute respiratory infections and other rapidly emerging public health threats are undertaken in order to generate new knowledge, maximise the availability of clinical information, and thereby save lives.
In consultation with colleagues at WHO, we are reviewing the following protocols and data tools:
- Clinical Characterization Protocol
- Severe Acute Respiratory Infection Data Tools
- Viral Haemorrhagic Fever Data Tools
- Ebola Data Tools
If you want to use these research tools or if you require further information, please contact the ISARIC team.
Applications to be received by 12 noon on Wednesday 26 June 2019 Grade 5: £25,482 - £28,660 p.a. Following a restructure, we are looking for someone to provide ...
Read the report on the proceedings, discussions and key outcomes of the event Reaching out: a meeting to advance clinical research preparedness for infectious disease outbreaks that took place ...
The NIHR Global Health Policy and Systems Research (Global HPSR) programme is partnering UK researchers with low and middle-income countries (LIMCs) to support research in global health policy and systems research. Funding opportunities are available between June 2019 and September ... Read more
Resources include high-level justification for why engagement is important in an epidemic situation, as well as practical guides and tools on how to implement engagement activities in these circumstances. Read more
We are really excited to announce that ISARIC has been awarded £4.5 million to accelerate clinical research to prevent illness and deaths from epidemic infectious diseases. Read more
ISARIC is excited to be joining the International Lassa Fever Conference on 16-17 January 2019. The conference is hosted by the NCDC and it will be held in Abuja, Nigeria. Read more
Read the report on the proceedings, discussions and key outcomes of the joint PREPARE & GloPID-R event that took place in Brussels on September 20-21. Read more
Dr Delphine Kayem will be representing ISARIC and discussing her work on the development of a core dataset (CDS) for congenital Zika syndrome at the International Meeting on Emerging Diseases and Surveillance in Vienna, 10 November 2018. Read more
The Zika COS study team are asking for researchers, clinicians and healthcare workers who are involved in the research or care of babies, infants and children with congenital Zika virus or congenital TORCH infections, to complete an online qualitative survey. Read more
Click below to register to this upcoming meeting organised by PREPARE and GloPID-R. Read more
ZIKAlliance, ZikaPLAN, ZIKAction, and ZIKAVAX - the four EU-funded consortia - participated and presented their research findings at the International Symposium on Zika Virus Research, held in Marseille, France, between 4 and 6 June 2018. Importantly, the four consortia discussed ... Read more
ISARIC has signed a new statement on sharing research findings and data relevant to the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Anyone interested in signing should get in touch with Katherine Littler (K.Littler@wellcome.ac.uk) directly. Read more
A new clinical research and response network for epidemic infections has been launched in sub-Saharan Africa with the support of a €10 million grant from the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP). Read more
Steve A. Webb, MD, gives a plenary talk at the 47th Critical Care Congress, San Antonio, Texas, February 25-28, 2018. Read more
Various clinical trial networks are being funded by GloPID-R members to ensure a rapid clinical research response to epidemics. The Clinical Trial Networks Working Group (CTN WG) provides the opportunity for networks like ISARIC to meet regularly and learn about ... Read more
Dear Colleagues, I am delighted to be the new Chair of ISARIC and “thank-you” to the many members who have sent messages of support and encouragement. I would like to start my tenure by expressing gratitude on behalf of ISARIC ... Read more
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