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Advancing Science for Global Health
Advancing Science for Global Health

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Georgia rising: Partnerships help this nation grow

Georgia serves as a cultural and economic link between Central Asia and Eastern Europe. Partnerships with its neighbors and the U.S. are helping transform the nation into a scientific hub, advancing public health and research.

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Welcoming our new director
Join us in welcoming our new director! Dr. Kathleen Neuzil is the 13th director of the Fogarty International Center and the first woman to permanently hold the position


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Fresh perspectives in global health
New funding aims to bring diverse perspectives to the research workforce: Deputy Director Peter Kilmarx discusses how a new funding opportunity for existing grant recipients.

Barmes Global Health Lecture

The lecture series honors the late David Edward Barmes, special expert for international health at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR).

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Barmes Lecture 2024
Global HIV/AIDS Response: Then, Now, Future: Watch the June 2024 talk given by Ambassador Dr. John Nkengasong, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Senior Bureau Official for Global Health Security and Diplomacy.

More about the Barmes Global Health Lecture series

Global Health Research at NIH

Many of NIH's 27 Institutes and Centers are engaged in global health activities.

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NHLBI funds research in Haiti
Supporting better heart health through education: Gene Kwan discusses his work in rural Rwanda, Haiti, Malawi, Liberia, and India.


Global Health Research Topics

Fogarty and its NIH partners invest in a variety of research topics vital to global health.

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HIV/AIDS
Capitalizing on crowdsourcing to promote HIV self-testing: Weiming Tang’s Fogarty project found cost-savings in crowdsourcing.