World Chagas Day 2021

Each year, World Chagas Day falls on 14 April. Today, Fiocruz is hosting – on their YouTube channel – a virtual conference to commemorate World Chagas Day 2021.

Agenda overview

9:00 – Homage to researchers José Rodrigues Coura and Zilton Andrade

Opening session

9:30–FioChagas: 20 years of achievement and current challenges

9:45–Launch of the CUIDA Chagas Project: partnership with Fiocruz, Unitaid and MS do Brasil

Marta Fernández Suárez, Senior Director of R&D, FIND, will be participating in this session.

10:30–Launch of the Virtual Triatomine Control Library

11:00–Awareness and art

Full Agenda
Fiocruz website
Integra Chagas website