The 6th conference & Exhibition shall be held on 23-26, September in Yaoundé, Cameroon.
There are training sponsorship opportunities for:
- Women in Vector Control workshop
- Gene Drive Training
Application deadline: 30 June 2019, 23:59 EAT
Women in Vector Control workshop
Applications are welcome from early career women in Vector Control not exceeding 10 years active work in control of VBDs prior to application.
The applicant must have already submitted an abstract or plan to present their work during the 6th PAMCA conference.
The travel grant is only available to Women in Vector Control in the African Continent.
Gene Drive Training
Who Can Apply?
This short course on gene drive is open to graduate students, researchers in biology, medicine, social science, policy makers and health professionals with interest in genetics and biotechnology.
The selection process will take into account the interest expressed by the candidates in gene drive and the short and long terms benefits they might gain from this training.
It is desirable, to have candidates from a diverse background across Africa.
The course will be conducted in English with simultaneous interpretation in French. Material will be available in both languages.