Eliminating worm infectionsin sub-saharan africa and enabling the who's road map 2021-2030

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1 Year of eWHORM: Exploring Achievements and Hopes in the Fight against NTDs in Conversation with Marc Hübner

1 Year of eWHORM: Exploring Achievements and Hopes in the Fight against NTDs in Conversation with Marc Hübner

On its first anniversary, eWHORM celebrates a year of remarkable progress. On World Health Day last year, we were excited to launch our project and start our mission to eliminate worm infections in Su...

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World Neglected Tropical Diseases Day 2024 celebrated in Gabon

World Neglected Tropical Diseases Day 2024 celebrated in Gabon

The Centre de Recherches Médicales de Lambaréné (CERMEL) in Gabon and the Bernard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine (BNITM) in Germany, two key partners of the eWHORM project, celebrated the W...

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Lack of Clinical Data and Academic Opportunities: The Two-Fold Gender Inequality of Tropical Diseases

Lack of Clinical Data and Academic Opportunities: The Two-Fold Gender Inequality of Tropical Diseases

Women face discrimination in various aspects of life, spanning the workplace, caregiving, beauty standards, representation in political spheres, and domestic violence. Healthcare, although less discus...

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eWHORM Partner Erasmus MC Participates in EQALM’s Annual Symposium 2023

eWHORM Partner Erasmus MC Participates in EQALM’s Annual Symposium 2023

On 18th-20th October 2023, the annual meeting of the European Organisation for External Quality Assurance Providers in Laboratory Medicine took place in Lyon, France. For the eWHORM project, Jaap van...

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Cameroon Meeting Strengthens Collaboration between University Hospital Bonn and University of Buea in eWHORM Project

Cameroon Meeting Strengthens Collaboration between University Hospital Bonn and University of Buea in eWHORM Project

In early August, partners from the eWHORM consortium, specifically University Hospital Bonn and the University of Buea, convened in Cameroon at the Manjo Medical Research Centre within the University...

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eWHORM Partners Hold First In-Person Meeting in Bonn, Germany

eWHORM Partners Hold First In-Person Meeting in Bonn, Germany

eWHORM Partners Hold First In-Person Meeting in Bonn, Germany On July 12th-13th, the eWHORM partners convened in Bonn (Germany) for their first in-person consortium meeting since the project's incepti...

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eWHORM Project Launched to Eliminate Worm Infections in Sub-Saharan Africa

eWHORM Project Launched to Eliminate Worm Infections in Sub-Saharan Africa

African and European partners join forces to enable the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) “Road Map for Neglected Tropical Diseases” (NTDs) and reduce the burden of disease associated with worm infect...

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