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Results of elections for IEA Council, 2017-2020

Earlier this year two electronic elections were held so that IEA members could select representatives for the IEA Council for the triennium 2017-2020 (to start in August 2017).

The first election was held on March 1-21 and a total of 598 members voted. The second election, just to select the President-Elect, was held on May […]

Call for nominations for IEA Councillors 2017-2020

The IEA is seeking nominations for IEA Council Membership for 2017-2020

Nominations are requested of the following positions:

President Elect Secretary Treasurer 7 Regional Councillors, respectively for the African Region; the Eastern Mediterranean Region; the European Region; the Latin American and Caribbean Region; the South East Asian Region; the North American Region; and the Western […]

Thanks to Cesar Victora, for his work as IEA President, 2011-2014

Epidemiologists from around the world thank Cesar Victora for his work over the last three years, as President of the IEA, promoting epidemiology and its use to solve major public health problems. He has expanded IEA membership, increased our global visibility, supported the preparation of new IEA-sponsored publications and set up new initiatives to promote […]

Results of the Council Elections 2014-2017


For the last few weeks we have been holding the triennial IEA elections. We had votes from 728 members (a little less than half of the current membership).

Our congratulations to Valerie Beral who has been elected President, Enrique Barros who has been elected unopposed as President-elect, Vinod Srivastava who has been elected unopposed as […]

Nominations for IEA Council Elections, 2014-17

The IEA Nomination Committee is searching for at least two nominations for candidates for each of the Executive Officer positions of: President-Elect, Secretary and Treasurer of the International Epidemiology Association. Please propose names you feel are suitable candidates as indicated below.

We are also looking for at least two nominations of IEA members from each […]

African Epidemiological Federation Officially Launched


The African Epidemiological Federation ( AEF ) was officially launched on 13 March, 2012, in Calabar, Nigeria. AEF was launched during the 2nd Annual General Meeting of the Epidemiological Association meeting of Nigeria ( EPISON ). The Federation was declared by Past President of IEA, Professor Neil Pierce. In attendance were the African Regional Councillor, IEA, Dr Kingsley Akinroye and the President of the Public Health Association of Nigeria, Professor Obehi Okojie. AEF delegates fom Ghana, Cameroon, South Africa and Nigeria were also present. Over 150 partipants from Nigeria attended the EPISON meeting. […]

IEA Election Results, 2011-2014

From mid-April to mid-May 2011, we held the triennial IEA elections. This is the first time that our executive officers, the President-elect, Secretary and Treasurer, were elected by all members, rather than just those who attended the triennial World Congress of Epidemiology. It is also the first time that we instituted an internet-based voting system […]