7th GABRIEL Network Annual Meeting 2014
14-17 December 2014, Les Pensières, Annecy (France)
More than 80 researchers, physicians, specialists in laboratory diagnostics, university academicians, and scientists, from the public and private sectors, coming from over 20 countries, convened at the Pensières Conference Centre near Annecy, France, for the 7th annual meeting of the GABRIEL network. It was the occasion to share experiences, present new collaborative opportunities, review advances in quality assessment, and discuss the latest scientific advances in infectious diseases.
The "GABRIEL Young Scientist Award" was added to this year"s program. This award was created as an initiative to help boost the career development of young scientists from low- and lower-middle income countries by giving five pre-selected young scientists the opportunity to present their research data. Two winners were selected for the best presentations and received a prize of 5000 € from Fondation Mérieux.