Data de publicação: 26/04/2022 - 15:15
Fiocruz Ceará will welcome a researcher from Pasteur Institute and begin integrated research works aiming at setting up the Fiocruz-Pasteur Platform at the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation campus in Eusébio, in Fortaleza’s Metropolitan Area, in the state of Ceará. The announcement was made by the representative of the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs of France, Leandro Batista, during the event that gathered scientists...
Data de publicação: 25/04/2022 - 15:40
For the World Chagas Disease Day, celebrated on April 14, Fiocruz organized a series of activities last week. Among the actions are two online events with lectures and debates about the challenges and possibilities to fight the disease. Last Monday, on one of these occasions, the theme series Memorias of the Oswaldo Cruz Institute was launched, with 15 reflection papers by authors from all over the world and from different areas of knowledge...
Data de publicação: 14/04/2022 - 14:16
Last Monday, April 11, was the first day of the international workshop Innovation by Entrepreneurship, promoted by Fiocruz in a partnership with the Pasteur Institute. The purpose of the event, which will continue on Tuesday, April 12, is to present the results of entrepreneurship initiatives of both institutions and to promote a debate between their researchers. Marco Krieger, Fiocruz vice-president of Production and Innovation in Health,...
Data de publicação: 13/04/2022 - 15:05
Delegations from the Danish government and the National Institute of Industrial Property (Inpi) visited Fiocruz last Wednesday (4/6) as part of cooperation activities for innovation in Health between Brazil and the European country. The cooperation relationship is in phase 2, dedicated to the health issue, and, following an invitation from Inpi, Fiocruz has been participating in the project. The Foundation's delegations and representatives...
Data de publicação: 12/04/2022 - 17:58
A new study by Fiocruz, published in Lancet Infectious Diseases last Thursday (March 31), shows that even people with previous infection by Sars-CoV-2 have higher protection levels when vaccinated. The highest effectiveness was observed with the four vaccines in use in Brazil (Coronavac, AstraZeneca, Janssen, and Pfizer-BioNTech) in the prevention of COVID-19. The research shows increased protection against infection and, in particular, against...
Data de publicação: 12/04/2022 - 12:16
Fiocruz hosted, on March 21st, 2022, a meeting that celebrated the victorious partnership in the field of health surveillance. In November 2021, the city of São José dos Pinhais, in the state of Paraná, received the Guangzhou award along with nine other towns around the world. The award selects innovatives approaches adopted by local and regional governments to reach the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), thus improving...
Data de publicação: 17/05/2012 - 12:39
Brazilian Information Access Act (Law 12.527, 18th of Nov 2011)
Data de publicação: 15/05/2012 - 12:36
Portal Fiocruz accessibility resources
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From any page, hitting Tab once, followed by Enter, you can access the shortcut “Skip to main content”. Hitting Tab for the second time, followed by Enter, you can access the shortcut...
Data de publicação: 15/06/2012 - 11:04
The Vice-presidency of Administration and Institutional Development (VPGDI) is responsible for coordinating the democratic system of governance of the organization to strategic management, through formulation of policies, programs and projects, and establishing viable mechanisms that promote institutional strengthening.
Among its activities, the departament is dedicated to create, develop and improve the innovative instruments of governance and...
Data de publicação: 15/06/2012 - 11:07
The Vice-Presidency of Education, Information and Communication (VPEIC) has the mission of develop actions of coordination and integration of projects, modernizing practices, promote and support innovative initiatives in the education and scientific health information area. The purpose is to foment, integrate and enhance the activities of Fiocruz relating to education, information and communication.
The acting in the education segment covers...
Data de publicação: 15/06/2012 - 11:17
The Federal Attorney by the Fiocruz, created by Law No. 10480 of July 2, 2002, integrating the Federal Attorney General (PGF), an agency of the Federal Attorney's Office (AGU).
As part of Fiocruz, Federal Attorney is an agency of direct and immediate assistance to the president and other leaders of the institution. It acts through the Bidding and Contracts Coordination and the Consulting Coordination in the prior examination of the legality...
Data de publicação: 21/05/2012 - 16:36
The VideoSaúde Distributor of Fiocruz carries out research, acquisition, cataloging, treating, production and distribution of audiovisual on health. The collection is available to registered users, including agencies and institutions of the Unified Health System (SUS), private schools, students, NGOs and community organizations, and individual users. The VideoSaúde Distributor is linked to the...
Data de publicação: 31/05/2012 - 09:20
In addition to the Fiocruz Publishing House, which concentrates most of the releases of the Foundation, other units also publish works of scientific nature. Many of these titles are available as free access, in consonance with the policy of knowledge democratization.
Fiocruz Publishing House
Founded in 1993, the Fiocruz Publishing House aims to spread the scientific knowledge in the areas of public health, giving visibility to research...
Data de publicação: 09/07/2012 - 15:55
The brazilian net of human milk bank was recently mencioned in an article from the britain journal The Guardian. The article “Western donors could learn from Brazil's new brand of development aid” is about the success of the brazilian international cooperation foccused on south-south relationships.
Data de publicação: 13/03/2014 - 14:49
The Fiocruz Clinical Research Network was created in November 2012. The main objective of the network is to strengthen the strategic role of clinical research carried out at Fiocruz, overcoming technological hurdles in the country, and contributing to the achievement of autonomy and self-sufficiency in the development of rational health processes and products for the Brazilian population.
Specific objectives are:
to establish a...
Data de publicação: 05/06/2015 - 15:43
General Coordination, International Programming Group (GPI) and Technical Chamber for International Cooperation (CTCI)
Telephones: (55-21) 3885-1634/3885-1623
Telephones: (55-21) 3885-1778/3885-1055
Telephones: (55-21) 3885-1777
Administration and Financial Planning
Telephones: (55-21) 3885-1849
Agreements and mobility
Data de publicação: 24/05/2012 - 14:05
Fiocruz develops a range of activities related to the handling, processing, preservation, distribution and dissemination of scientific and technological information needed for actions in public health and science and technology in the health area. Tools for dissemination include scientific publications of international reference, audiovisual productions (especially Canal Saúde and VídeoSaúde), broadcasting programs on public...
Data de publicação: 06/07/2012 - 16:17
Currently we live in a time of change and technological advancement allowing the migration from the printed book to the digital medias. Digital Laboratory of Rare Collection arises to implement the concept of preservation and access to treasures of Rare Publications Section from Biomedical Science Library situated at Oswaldo Cruz Foundation. Thus making possible the preservation of the information and the access to it at the same time.The online...
Data de publicação: 15/06/2012 - 11:08
The Vice-Presidency of Environment, Healthcare and Health Promotion (VPAAPS) coordinates, formulates, consolidates and promotes the synergy of actions, actors and units of Fiocruz in the areas of environment, healthcare and health promotion with an integrated manner in order to respond to the needs of the Brazilian National Health System (SUS) considering social determinants of health.
This department seeks to foment the evaluation, deployment...
Data de publicação: 21/05/2012 - 15:41
Research Ethics Committee
The Research Ethics Committee (CEP) analyzes and evaluates the ethical aspects of experimental projects involving human participants, to ensure the welfare of those involved and the compliance with current legislation. In the CEP Fiocruz, some units of the Foundation have their own committees, with the same responsibilities and prerogatives. Additional information on CEP can be obtained by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org...
Data de publicação: 19/06/2012 - 14:22
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Data de publicação: 28/07/2017 - 14:43
A delegation of health and genomics experts from China visited the Fiocruz campus in Rio de Janeiro, in the last week of June, to discuss future scientific partnerships between Brazil and the Asian country. In several appointments, meetings and lectures, the two parties discussed areas of mutual interest, getting closer to a scientific cooperation agreement.
In a special session jointly organized by the Oswaldo Cruz Institute (IOC/...
Data de publicação: 02/12/2016 - 10:10
After 180 days from the publication in the Official Gazette, the Law 13.123 entered into force on November 17th, 2015, and, according with the legal deadlines, the government had these same 180 days for the regulation of the law by the publication of a decree. However, past this deadline, the regulatory decree was not published and the Provisional Measure 2186-16 / 01, the previous legislation, was revoked. So, we stayed for almost 6 months in a...