HBNU Fogarty Global Health Training Program

HBNU Fogarty Global Health Training Program
2018/2019 Fellowship Year

The Fogarty Global Health Training Program offers opportunities in global health research training for pre- and post-doctoral candidates from the U.S. and lower-middle-income countries (LMICs), sponsored by the Fogarty International Center (FIC) and several collaborating Institutes and Centers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

The purpose of the program is to generate a new cadre of global health researchers, educators, and professionals who will be prepared to address the new challenges in global health. The program will provide fellows with a one year mentored research fellowship in innovative global health research to promote health equity for populations around the world. Fourteen training sites across ten countries in Africa and Asia are available in 2017-18 through the Harvard-BU-Northwestern-UNM Consortium.

Forgarty Research Sites

The program supports specific areas of interest in HIV/AIDS, non-communicable diseases, mental health, and maternal and child health and nutrition.

Key Information

  • Fellowship opportunities at one of 14 sites across 10 countries in Africa and Asia.
  • 12 Month Fellowship with stipend depending on the type of the award
  • Appointments begin July 1st 2018
  • Week-long workshop/orientation training at NIH in Bethesda

Eligibility

  • Pre-doctoral students currently enrolled in doctoral level programs in public health, government, business, design, engineering, education, medicine, nutrition, law, pharmacy dentistry, veterinary medicine, and nursing.
  • Postdoctoral trainees with an advanced doctoral degree in public health, government, business, design, engineering, education, medicine, nutrition, law, pharmacy, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and nursing.
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Citizen of LMIC country (must be a country of an approved site)

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