27 Sep 2021 08:00 - 01 Oct 2021 19:00
Virtual from Bergen, Norway
Type of event International meeting
Scope NTDs

The 12th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH) brings together scientists and experts from Europe and from all over the world, including many delegates from low- and middle- income countries. The aim of ECTMIH is to provide a platform to present state of the arts updates, scientific developments and breakthroughs in tropical medicine and global health. The Centre for International Health (CIH) at the University of Bergen (UiB) are hosting the 2021 ECTMIH, which will be a virtual event from Bergen, Norway.


Visit the ECTMIH 2021 website.


The ECTMIH programme is available online.

EDCTP will be featured throughout the conference programme:

27 September – 1 October 2021 | Poster presentation
EDCTP: A model partnership for aligning European investments in poverty-related and neglected tropical diseases
Presenter: Ms Lara Pandya, EDCTP

28 September 2021, 14:18-14:20 | Oral poster presentation
The EDCTP Knowledge Hub: Developing an open platform for facilitating high quality clinical research
Mr Samuel Driver, The Global Health Network (TGHN)

28 September 2021, 17:00-17:10 | Oral presentation
Strategies for investing in implementation research – the case of ESSENCE on Health Research funders initiative
Dr Garry Aslanyan, TDR

1 October 2021 | Young Investigators Day talks and workshop

Ten mistakes to avoid in grant applications
Presenter: Dr Pauline Beattie, EDCTP Operations Manager

EDCTP grant investments and future programme perspective
Presenter: Dr Michael Makanga, EDCTP Executive Director

The EDCTP Knowledge Hub: Providing tools and guidance for conducting clinical research
Workshop organised by EDCTP and TGHN

EDCTP booth
Visit our virtual booth throughout the conference to get more information about EDCTP, our supported activities, and to meet EDCTP staff attending ECTMIH 2021.