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The first I-MOVE-COVID-19 annual (virtual) meeting

The first I-MOVE-COVID-19 annual meeting took place virtually in three sessions on the 24 March (COVID-19 surveillance),  6 April (COVID-19 risk factors) and 7 April (COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness).

We thank the audience, speakers and moderators for extremely interesting and fruitful discussions!


Stars of EuropeStars of Europe award

I-MOVE+ received a “Stars of Europe” award on 10 December 2019. The award was presented by Frédérique Vidal, Minister of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, to Jim McMenamin, President of the I-MOVE+ Steering-Scientific Committee. The Stars of Europe aim to promote research teams for their European commitment and their project coordination work.


Published articlesNew article published

The I-MOVE primary care network team has recently published an article in Eurosurveillance on influenza A(H3N2) vaccine effectiveness in the 2019–20 season.

You can read it here:

Thank you to everyone involved for your hard work and effort!

Published articlesNew article published

I-MOVE study sites from the Netherlands, Portugal and Spain have recently published an article in Eurosurveillance on the impact of influenza vaccination programmes among the elderly population in primary care.

You can read it here:

                                             Congratulations to the authors for this nice collaboration!

MeetingESCAIDE presentations

Several I-MOVE sites gave oral and poster presentations at the 2019 ESCAIDE meeting in Stockholm, Sweden.

Congratulations to the teams from Ireland, the Netherlands, Portugal and the hospital and primary care networks.


Site visitSite visits

In November and December 2019, site visits to two new hospital sites were carried out:  in Scotland, UK and Granada, Spain.

The visits were fruitful and we all learnt a lot. Many thanks to the new sites and colleagues from existing sites who participated in the site visits.