The Fogarty International Center at NIH has had a rich and varied legacy since its establishment in 1968. As we mark our 50th year, we are featuring comments from members of our community on how Fogarty programs have aided their careers and advanced their research.
Send us your stories
How has Fogarty impacted your career? Submit your story in text, photo or video link to FICInfo@mail.nih.gov.
Save the date! Fogarty will hold a 50th anniversary symposium, "Advancing science for global health - future directions to meet evolving needs," on May 1, 2018 on the NIH campus in Bethesda, Maryland. The event will also be webcast live.
More details coming soon!
Upcoming Anniversary Events
Throughout our 50th year, sessions at major global health and research conferences will feature the impact of Fogarty-supported research and training. If you plan to attend these meetings we hope you will join the conversation.
Past Anniversary Events
- November 11 - 15, 2017
American Heart Association Scientific Sessions
- November 5 - 9, 2017
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) Annual Meeting
- October 15 - 17, 2017
American Neurological Association (ANA) Annual Meeting
San Diego, CA
- Fogarty@50 sessions at ANA featured:
Dr. Gretchen Birbeck, Fogarty Advisory Board member and Fogarty grantee
Dr. Desire Tshala Katumbay, Fogarty grantee
Dr. Joseph Zunt, Fogarty grantee
Dr. Peter Kilmarx, Fogarty Deputy Director
Dr. Kathleen Michels, Fogarty Program Officer for Global Brain Disorders Research
- Faculty Development Course: Students, Residents, and Fellows-Career Level: The Many Faces of Academic Global Neurology
- Plenary Session: Presidential Symposium: Translational Neuroscience Research to Improve Outcomes for the 'Bottom Billion'
- Meet the Fogarty International Center and Global Neurology at NIH
- July 25, 2017
Fogarty@50 session at the International AIDS Symposium (IAS) in Paris, France:
Ending AIDS through Research Training and Capacity Building in Low- and Middle-income Countries: Lessons Learned and Future Directions
> Recorded video of full symposia session, including slides
- April 6 - 9, 2017
Fogarty@50 sessions at the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) Annual Global Health Conference in Washington, DC:
> Recorded video of conference sessions
> Slides of conference sessions
> CUGH 2017 conference program
Updated November 22, 2017