Few words about the event

For the first time, the Brazilian office, in partnership with other offices and partners in the region, will held the MSF Scientific Days Latin America. The conference aims to be a platform for the exchange of initiatives, and to discuss research and innovation from the front line of humanitarian action. It will take place on August 28th, in the auditorium of the National School of Public Health (ENSP), located in Fiocruz – Rio de Janeiro.

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Wafaa Chreif

Midwife Supervisor, MSF-Lebanon

Farisai Foto

Farisai Gamariel

Professor at the Catholic University of Mozambique and former Operational Assistant of Research and Patient Support, MSF-Mozambique

Gilmara Cunha

Gilmara Cunha

General Director of ‘Conexão G‘ Group of LGBT Citizenship Slum Residents, Brazil

Leticia Ikeda PHOTO-2019-05-18-11-48-52

Leticia Ikeda

Professor at Unisinos Health School and Health Specialist at Health State Department/Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Scientific Days around the world

Since 2004, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has held an annual scientific conference where humanitarian workers, academics, health professionals and other leaders of the scientific and medical-humanitarian community come together to present research, showcases, exchange experiences and knowledge. In 2019, MSF Scientific Days also takes place in the United Kingdom and India, and by 2018, 10,000 people from 102 countries participated (in person or online).

Send your abstract for the 2020 edition

Submit your abstract to the 2020 Scientific Days edition, registrations are already open.

Date: 28/08/2019

Time: 8h00 às 17h00

Auditório da ENSP – Fiocruz

Rua Leopoldo Bulhões, 1480 – Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro