EIMID ITN (2010-2014), a 7th FP People Initial Training Network, is a project that involves 10 PhD students from all over the world in high-level training at the five institutes.
EIMID IAPP (2008-2012), a 7th FP People Industry-Academia Partnerships and Pathways, is a project based on staff exchanges between Novartis (industry) and the four academic institutions.
EIMID EST (2006-2010), a 6th FP Marie Curie Action Host Fellowship for Early Stage Research Training, is a project that involves 10 PhD students from all over the world in high-level training at the five institutes.
last update: December 15, 2014
The mission of EIMID is to establish a no-wall European Institute of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases by attracting the best students and post-docs to research related to these disciplines.
Born in 2004, EIMID is a spontaneous initiative between five excellent institutions that cooperate in performing high-level research in the fields of microbiology and infectious diseases:
On October 8-10 2004, scientists from five European research institutions met near Berlin to discuss the most recent results and to share their knowledge in the field of microbiology and infectious diseases:
This was the birth of EIMID.
Since then, EIMID reinforced the connection among the partners through high level training for young PhD students and post-docs, collaborative joint research projects and staff exchanges, and yearly scientific meetings.