Global Health at NIH

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NIH, South Africa partner on $8M in research projects

The NIH and the South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) have jointly awarded 31 grants to U.S. and South African scientists to support research targeting HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and HIV-related comorbidities and cancers.

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OBSSR hails 20 years of fueling behavioral science

The NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research is celebrating 20 years of behavioral and social science research accomplishments in the U.S. and globally.


Veterinary scientist Tessa LeCuyer works with samples in a lab

NIH encourages vets to consider research careers

NIH offers a number of training opportunities for veterinarian-scientists, who have useful insights for studies of diseases that infect both animals and humans.


Classroom with computers in new ACE Bioinformatics Telelearning Center, credit: NIAID

NIAID helps launch African bioinformatics center

Together with collaborators, NIAID launched the first African Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics (ACE) in Mali.


Recent NIH Global Health News

Updated May 2015