Advanced Course on Diagnostics (ACDx) Network
The Advanced Course on Diagnostics Network is a private network dedicated to the participants, the Faculty & Steering Committee Members of the course.
This short intensive course is organised by the Fondation Mérieux and The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
The first edition of the course was held from 8 to 12 November 2010 in Les Pensières Conference Centre. Each year a new session is held.
The 6rd Advanced Course on Diagnostics (ACDx) will be held from 6 to 11 September 2015 in Les Pensières Conference Centre, Annecy, French Alps.
Target: Highly selected decision makers from government agencies, academia and industry, with experience in diagnostics or diagnostic policies, from all over the world. Candidates from developing countries are eligible for grants (see application form).
Content: The course is based on transversal approaches of public health and research and development in diagnostics.
Course Format: lectures, case studies, interviews, posters, panel discussions, round tables, tutorials, online evaluation, online e-community (membership & forums).
Key numbers: 85 participants, 45 countries