International Workshop on New Approaches to Discover Vaccine and Drugs for Infectious Diseases

New Delhi, India

2 – 4 December 2024

Scientific Organiser

Asif Mohmmed (ICGEB New Delhi, India)


Dinesh Gupta and Pawan Malhotra (ICGEB, New Delhi, India)

Meeting Contact

ICGEB New Delhi Component
[email protected]

Deadline for receipt of applications:
31 August 2024

  • Applicants must register on the ICGEB Service Gateway (ISG) to obtain access to the online submission platform
  • Data entered for registration to the ISG portal (name, surname, gender, date of birth, nationality and E-mail address) will automatically be included in the applicant’s request to attend the event – “Personal data” section – and will not be editable
  • For any problems with ISG access, please contact the ICGEB IT support service at [email protected]

The main objective of the workshop is to acquaint the participants new approaches to discover effective drugs and vaccine candidates in major infectious diseases, Malaria and tuberculosis. The workshop will consist of sessions of scientific lectures by scientists/experts of international repute, and practical sessions to demonstrate new techniques in malaria and TB research.  In addition, participants will be able to present their research work in the form of posters; this will give them opportunity to discuss their research with the experts in the field.


Genomics and Proteomics studies to identify new drug-targets and vaccine candidates; Cell Biology and Cell Cycle regulation in Plasmodium and Mycobacterium; Novel strategies targeting drug-resistance in malaria and tuberculosis; Clinical studies in malaria and tuberculosis.


Research fellows from ICGEB member states working in the field of infectious diseases and drug/vaccine development will be selected from all the applications. Preference will be given to PhD students or young researchers. Research fellows from INDIA working in the field of infectious diseases and drug/vaccine development will be selected from all the applications.  Preference will be given to students or young researchers, and those who have published at least one research paper in a peer reviewed journal.


No registration fee is charged for participants from ICGEB member states to attend this workshop. Participants are expected to cover their own travel and living costs. A limited number of grants, covering accommodation (twin share) and local hospitality for the duration of the workshop, are available to a selected number of nationals of ICGEB Member States. The available grants will be allocated in order of priority, according to the ranking achieved in the selection process. Participants have to cover their own travel and associated expenses.

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Meeting Location

ICGEB Campus
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg
110 067 New Delhi
Tel: +91-11-26741358/1007
Fax: +91-11-26742316
E-mail: [email protected]