Fogarty Fellowships Available - Applications Due Feb. 28, 2017

January 12, 2017

A Consortium of Harvard University, Boston University, Northwestern University, and University of New Mexico

Announcing a new, one-year NIH-funded opportunity for early-career investigatorsinterested in working in low-resource settings. The Harvard-BU-Northwestern-UNM Fogarty Partnership for Global Health Research Training provides supportive mentorship, research opportunities and a collaborative research environment for early stage investigators to enhance their global health research expertise and their careers. 

Supported research areas include: HIV/AIDS and associated co-infections, NCDs including cardiovascular disease and diabetes, mental health,and maternal child health and nutrition.

The program provides stipend support,  health insurance, modest research training costs, travel costs to and from the international site, and a five-day orientation on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland.

This program is open to doctoral and post-doctoral applicants.

See https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/global-health-research-partnership/ for eligibility and application information.

APPLICATIONS DUE FEBRUARY 28,2017

The 2017-18 program offers training opportunities at 13 affiliated field sites acrossnine countries.

Botswana
Botswana-Harvard AIDS Institute Partnership (BHP)

Ethiopia
Addis Continental Institute of Public Health(ACIPH)

Kenya
The Center for Global Health Research (CGHR)

Nigeria
University of Jos and Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH)
Universityof Ibadan, UniversityCollege Hospital
University of Lagos, College of Medicine and the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH)

Mali
University of Sciences, Techniques, and Technologies of Bamako(USTTB), University of Bamako

South Africa
The University of CapeTown (UCT)
The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), HIV Pathogenesis Program(HPP)

Zambia
The Zambian Center for Applied Health Research and Development (ZCAHRD)

Tanzania
Muhimbili Universityof Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS)

India
Lata Medical Research Foundation (LMRF)
Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI)Fogarty logos