Drs. Merieux Chair: a French tool to help developing countries medical research
This Chair welcomes in a French laboratory a researcher working on infectious illnesses and/or zoonoses in a developing country.
He or she must be a confirmed, French-fluent researcher.
He or she is welcomed in a French laboratory during one academic year and contributes to the development of a research programme.
The selected candidate will present his/her work in front of the Académie nationale de médecine (National Academy of medicine) and Académie des sciences (Science Academy).
This tool aims at sustaining emerging countries medical research in crucial fields while allowing the welcoming laboratory an access to its visitor’s expertise.
The deadline to apply is 31 December 2015.