The FAIS Legacy Project

July 18, 2019

What is the The FAIS Legacy Project?

The Federation of African Immunological Societies (FAIS) & IUIS are proud to launch a new initiative on the African continent: the FAIS Legacy Project.


The FAIS Legacy Project (FLP) aims to:

  • Train 1,000 new PhD students oven ten years
  • Support existing PhD students and increase the capacity for research in Africa
  • Provide a bridge between basic and translational immunology with industry partnerships 
  • Drive scientific discoveries that touch lives 

More Activities

New working groups within IUIS VIC Toolkit Subcommittee

Veterinary Immunology Committee (VIC)

Menarini Prize for Outstanding Woman Immunologist

Gender Equality Committee (GEC)

Announcement of a New “Travel for Expertise” Travel Grant Program

Gender Equality Committee (GEC)

QAS Newsletter Contribution

Quality Assessment and Standardization Committee (QAS)

IEI Newsletter Contribution, March 2020

Inborn Errors of Immunity Committee (IEI)

Immunology Education without Borders paper in ‘Frontiers in Immunology’

Education Committee (EDU)

2017 Edition: Day of Immunology

IEI Newsletter Contribution, July 2019

Inborn Errors of Immunity Committee (IEI)

N.I.H. Head Calls for End to All-Male Panels of Scientists

Gender Equality Committee (GEC)