Applications for the China I Project and Niger Project are still open until the end of the semester/until spots are filled! If you have laboratory experience or French fluency and data analysis skills you could be eligible for one of the open positions. Go to our “2019 Research Opportunities ” now!

11th Annual CEND Symposium Agenda ANNOUNCED!

Tuesday, 27 November 2018 by

The Henry Wheeler Center for Emerging & Neglected Diseases (CEND) Annual Symposium aims to strengthen connections between scientists working on infectious diseases of global health importance and the broader global health research, product development, and advocacy communities. The focus of the 11th Annual Symposium is: Molecular Diagnostics, Antibiotic Resistance and Helminthic Diseases. Friday, January 11, 2019

Check out some flashbacks of BayViro 2018!

Monday, 26 November 2018 by

BayViro is a resource for scientists, engineers, and clinical researchers in the San Francisco Bay Area. Each year we host the BayViro Symposium, which gathers scientists from around the world to talk about viruses, biotechnology, innovation in medicine, and more. For a full list of videos, head to our YouTube channel!

The MHIRT application deadline has been extended to Monday, November 26th, in order to allow applicants a longer opportunity to complete their applications and reach out for their letter of recommendation. For information on the MHIRT program application, please follow this link.

Funded through the Minority Health & Health Disparities International Research Training (MHIRT) initiative at the National Institutes of Health, CEND’s Minority Health/Global Health (MH/GH) Disparities Research fellowship sends undergraduate and Master’s students overseas to conduct research on health disparities in low and middle income countries. This year’s class of students will be presenting their research

The Minority Health/Global Health Disparities Research Fellowship at UC Berkeley funds international summer research experiences for qualified Berkeley students. The program provides training in infectious disease research, with a focus on diseases that disproportionately affect people in developing countries. The Global Health Disparities fellowship is funded through the Minority Health & Health Disparities International Research Training

Phages for Global Health Internship Opportunity – Fall 2018 Internship Job Description The Global Antibiotic Resistance Crisis: Did you know that antibiotic resistant infections are expected to cause 10 million deaths annually by 2050? That is 5 times as many deaths each year as HIV/AIDS caused during the deadliest year of that crisis. And developing

Workshop Details: This workshop is hosted by UC Berkeley’s Center for Emerging and Neglected Diseases (CEND) through their Alliance for Global Health and Science program. It will be held at the Mulago Campus of Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda. Dates: July 30 – August 10 Workshops: Introduction to Molecular Cloning Overview of Protein Purification Immunology/Flow

Cal Day 2018 will be happening on Saturday, April 21st, 2018. CEND and Berkeley Bioengineering are proud to invite Daniel Fletcher to speak on CellScope, a mobile microscopy technology developed at Berkeley. Cal Day Website

2018 MHIRT Fellow , Dimitrios Camacho, speaks about his fellowship program in Dominican University’s Global Research news. “‘My mentors… advised that I should broaden my interests’ Dimitrios explains. ‘I’m really interested in learning about and applying universal molecular techniques which can be used across different organisms to tackle a wide variety of problems and concerns.

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