News from ISGlobal
Leonardo Santos Simão, President of the Manhiça Foundation and High Representative for the South of the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) visited ISGlobal on occasion of the Board of Trustees meeting that took place at the “la Caixa” Foundation. Simao was recently appointed new member of the Board in his personal capacity, for a five-year term.
During his visit, Simao met with ISGlobal’s senior management team and with several researchers from the malaria, HIV/AIDS, maternal, child and reproductive health, and antimicrobial resistance programmes to keep track of the different ongoing collaborations between ISGlobal and the Fundación Manhiça. The new Board member also visit the Campus Mar, where he met with the non-communicable diseases and environment group to talk of the scientific collaboration between ISGlobal and the Manhiça Health Research Center (CISM).