Stakeholders' Meeting on Fungal Infections

21.02.2015 - 22.02.2015 All day

Event description:
Purpose: Bring together educational institutions, governments, the diagnostic industry and pharmaceutical industries, international organizations and major donors to:

  • Share the major problems associated with fungal infections.
  • Contrast the burden of certain fungal diseases and impact against other priorities.
  • Identify key roadblocks to progress:
    - Partial or total lack of and access to diagnostics
    - Lack of good epidemiological data
    - Lack of quality of life measures of disability and mortality
    - Lack of public health investment
    - Unavailability and un-affordability of antifungal drugs
    - Non or limited availability of trained staff
  • Develop a global roadmap for progress over 10 years.


Event Organiser:
Global Action Fund for Fungal Infections (GAFFI)
Rue de Berne 11
1st Floor
201 Geneva
Phone +447802482193