Call for Applications for an Independent Monitor for Clinical Trials for the icipe–German Doctors-funded “Phase IIa Randomised Controlled Trial of a Locally-Made Herbal Remedy (Neem and Coconut Oil) for Treatment of Jiggers (Tunga penetrans)”
The International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe) is interested in contracting an Independent Monitor for the Phase IIa randomised controlled trial of a locally-made herbal remedy (neem and coconut oil) for treatment of jiggers (Tunga penetrans) in Kenya.
Opportunity closing date: 18 November 2016.
DrosAfrica Workshop: Drosophila in Biomedical Research: an effective and affordable model
September 5–17, icipe, Nairobi, Kenya
The main topics of the workshop will be: Introduction to Drosophila genetics and development; Genome editing; Host-pathogen and host-symbiont interactions; Drosophila as model system to study human diseases; Insecticide resistance, and Drug discovery. Deadline for applications: June 30th, 2016