|NEWS AND EVENTS|
Save the date: 10th May 2017
ERINHA conference: launching the European Research Infrastructure on Highly Pathogenic Agents’ scientific strategy
The European Research Infrastructure on Highly Pathogenic Agents (ERINHA) will be holding a one-day conference in Brussels on the 10th of May, 2017.
Please click here to register by 21st April 2017.
ERINHA is recruiting its Director General for the RI
European Research Infrastructure on Highly Pathogenic Agents (ERINHA) has launched a call for applications to hire its Director General for the Research Infrastructure Central Coordination Unit at the Paris headquarters.
Please see the full vacancy note for more details and the application procedure.
ERINHA consortium meeting February 2017
The 5th ERINHA consortium meeting was held in Lisbon, Portugal, hosted by ERINHA partner INSA.
2nd Exchange of Experience Workshop in Malaga, 18th of January 2017
ERINHA 2nd Newsletter published on 18th January 2017
Find all the latest news on ERINHA in the ERINHA_newsletter_no2.pdf.
ESFRI HLEG monitoring successfully completed - May - December 2016
ERINHA’s presentation to IMI infection Control Strategy Group, 9th December 2016, Webinar
In the framework of the Innovative Medicine Initiatives (IMI) Infection Control SGG meeting on the 9th of December, ERINHA presented its concept and research strategy to key stakeholders in the field of preparedness for infectious diseases to IMI, the European Commission (EC), the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), as well as other industrial players from the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA) and its vaccine branch - Vaccines Europe.
ERINHA meeting, Annecy, November 2016
The ERINHA consortium held a meeting on the 22-23rd of November at les Pensières, Annecy, France to finalise the research portfolio, operational aspects of the RI and the legal statutes.
ERINHA launches its first newsletter
The first issue of the ERINHA newsletter was lauched on the 30th September 2016. To suscribe to our mailing list, please send an email to contact[a]erinha.eu
ERINHA consortium meeting
ERINHA held a consortium meeting on the 15th September 2016, hosted by ITM in Antwerp Belgium. The objective of the meeting was to discuss the ERINHA research portfolio.
ERINHA at EBSA annual meeting 19-22 April 2016
ERINHA coordinator, Dr Hervé Raoul, participated in the European Biosafety Association's (EBSA) 19th annual meeting in Lille 19-22 April 2016 and presented ERINHA.
On Twitter & Linkedin:
Senior Expert Microbiology at European Centre for Disease Prevention and
Dr. Raoul describes a European infrastructure project under development (ERINHA -http://www.erinha.eu) dedicated to the study of risk group 4 pathogens at the annual conference of the European Biosafety Association. See Twitter #EBSA19 and #biosafety for other exciting project updates fostering collaboration between expert communities in health and non-health experts that deal with bio threats.
France selected as host country for Central Coordination Unit 30th March 2016
Further to the Call for applications to host the Central Coordination Unit of the Infrastructure, the ERINHA2 Steering Committee evaluated and voted on the application received. The CCU will be hosted by France and located in Paris.
Call for Central Coordination Unit applications launched 14th January 2016
The ERINHA2 consortium launched a call among the ERINHA partner member states to obtain applications to host the Central Coordination Unit – the central office from which access to the ERINHA infrastructure will be administered. Deadline for applications: 15th February 2016.
Launch of ERINHA2
The kick-off meeting of the ERINHA2 project was held in Paris on the 19th of January 2016.
ERINHA Interim phase
The first ERINHA2 Steering Committee meeting was held in Paris on the 14th of December 2015 bringing together representatives from the ERINHA2 Members State countries.
ERINHA to receive funding from the EC for preparatory phase
Under the coordination of Inserm, 16 ERINHA partners will receive funding to continue the preparatory phase to reach ERINHA’s objective of becoming an operational infrastructure in 2018. The EC has granted €1.5 milion to the consortium to fund the project ERINHA2 under the Horizon 2020 programme. Throughout the interim phase, the ERINHA consortium continued to work together not only on scientific projects, namely in the fight against Ebola, but also on engaging with key national stakeholders to ensure continued support.
A Steering Committee composed of key stakeholders and representatives of the ERINHA partner Member States has been set up. The Steering Committee will be instrumental in making key decisions with regard to the infrastructure during the remainder of the preparatory phase.
Launch of ERINHA Interim phase
The ERINHA project ended on the 31st of August 2014. Letters or commitment were received from several partner continues to show their continued support for the future ERINHA infrastructure.