The Foundation for Scientific and Technological Development in Health (Fiotec) is a private, non-profit foundation, with financial and administrative autonomy and private equity. We are registered and accredited by the Ministry of Education (MEC) and the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI) to act as a support foundation as provided for in Act 8,958/94, regulated by Decree 7,423 of December 31st, 2010. Besides this, we received the Declaratory Instrument of Public Utility Service from the Government of the State of Rio de Janeiro, on May 22nd, 2009. Read more
In addition to creating a crisis office, projects developed in the Foundation aim at giving a scientific and technological solution to an international emergency issue.
Despite the control of the yellow fever epidemics that have already scared the country, and the current availability of efficient vaccines, the disease still has an annual incidence of 200,000 cases and 30,000 deaths worldwide. That fear was stressed by the reestablishment of the Aedes aegypti mo...
Fiotec - Foundation for Scientific and Technological Development in Health
Av. Brasil, 4036 - Manguinhos
21040-361 – Rio de Janeiro – RJ - Brasil - How to go
Phone: (21) 2209-2600 - Fax: (21) 2209-2754