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  • Scientific Advisory Committee nominations
  • Job openings at CEPI
  • Chikungunya Workshop
  • CEPI vaccine R&D pipeline and cost tracking survey

SAC nominations

Deadline extended - 14 January

CEPI is now looking for experienced scientists to serve on its new permanent Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) and help guide the coalition through its next phase of growth, maximising the positive impact that CEPI can make in the years ahead.

To express your interest in being a member of CEPI’s SAC, please fill out the questionnaire before 14 January here.

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Chikungunya Workshop

The Department of Biotechnology, India and CEPI are organising a workshop “Chikungunya vaccines- challenges, opportunities and possibilities” on 5th and 6th February 2018 in Delhi, India. This workshop will bring together international delegates for two days of intense dialogue on ideas, data, challenges and opportunities related to Chikungunya vaccine development. Invited speakers will lead a programme with oral presentations, lively panel discussions and stimulating poster sessions.

CEPI vaccine R&D pipeline and cost tracking survey

CEPI is inviting you to participate in a survey that is mapping vaccine research and development pipelines and associated costs for emerging infectious diseases.

To achieve its strategic objectives, and to make efficient use of its financial resources, CEPI needs to draw on a variety of vaccine candidates and leverage diversity of product development partners. CEPI is currently building up a comprehensive knowledge base on available vaccine candidates and their current status, in order to serve vaccine preparedness needs against non-commercial epidemic disease threats.

Our request

Through this survey, you are asked to:

  • Report the current status of development of vaccine candidates against non-commercial epidemic disease threats.
  • Clarify current sources of funding, development costs incurred and future funding needs for bringing the vaccines through phase II and potentially phase III in response to potential disease outbreaks.
  • Specify main drivers of R&D costs and technical success to date and identify potential drivers of future costs and technical risks for bringing your vaccine candidates through late stages of clinical development.

Diseases in scope

  • Diseases that are of main interest to CEPI include those listed by the WHO Blueprint as priority diseases: Crimean Congo haemorrhagic fever, Lassa fever, MERS-CoV, Severe acute respiratory syndrome, Nipah, Rift Valley Fever, Chikungunya, Zika, Severe fever with thrombocytopaenia syndrome, Ebola, Marburg. (For more details, see here).
  • Other diseases that have epidemic potential and which are not included in the WHO priority list.

Contact: Pipeline@cepi.net

Please submit your completed survey file via our webform or email.

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CEPI Animation

Below you can see the prize winning animation developed for the CEPI launch campaign in January 2017. The #OutsmartEpidemics campaign was crowned winner of the Best of Use of Digital and STEM Campaign categories in the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) Excellence Awards 2017.

Press releases

CfP to reduce time to develop vaccines against epidemics

Coalition aims to provide a global defence against emerging infectious diseases by developing platforms for rapid development and manufacturing of vaccines.

Media release, 5 September 2017, Oslo – Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations

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Norway strengthens its commitment to CEPI

CEPI welcomes global leadership shown by government of Norway

Media release, Oslo 08 July 2017 – Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations

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CEPI permanent CEO

Dr Richard Hatchett offered position as permanent CEO of CEPI

Media release, Oslo 28 Feb 2017 – Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations

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CEPI officially launched

Global partnership launched to prevent epidemics with new vaccines

Media release, Davos 18 Jan 2017 – Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations

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