IDEA is composed of 4 inter-related scientific workpackages:
- Immunology & Immunoparasitology
- Worms & HIV/TB/Malaria Co-Infections
- Worm Infrections and Vaccines
- Field Networking & Capacity Building
The consortium is governed by the Project Steering Committee and the daily management of the project is carried out by the Project Operation Office under the supervision of the Project Coordinator. In addition, a Scientific Advisory Board has been established which will act as a external monitoring body.
The Project Coordinator is Prof. Giuseppe Pantaleo from Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois in Lausanne, Switzerland.
The overall management structure is depicted in the following organogram: