HHS: Fogarty Global Health Training Program (D43) RFA-TW-16-002
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) provides opportunities for up to five consortia to develop and support global health research training programs that meet the following objectives:
Provide mentored research training for pre-doctoral and pre-professional degree students and post-doctoral and recent post-professional degree students (trainees) from the U.S. and low- and middle- income countries (LMICs) in global health research at established biomedical and health research sites in LMICs, particularly those supported by the NIH.
Provide all trainees with instruction and training in rigorous research design, research ethics and statistical analysis through mentored research training.
Provide training opportunities in diverse areas of research relevant to the health priorities of collaborating LMICs and the mission areas of component NIH Institutes and Centers participating in this FOA.
Provide knowledge and skills to prepare trainees for careers in health research.
Strengthen global health programs at U.S. academic institutions and help to sustain health research at institutions in LMICs.
USC may only submit only one application in response to this program announcement. Your application submission MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a two page abstract via email to Richard White (firstname.lastname@example.org) by June 15, 2016. In addition to the 2-page abstract, you should also submit a biosketch for the PI.
HHS indicates that a letter of intent is July 16, 2016 and a full proposal is due by August 16, 2016. For more information: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-TW-16-002.html