Global Health at NIH

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NIH-led scientists reviewed big data research

A team of scientists led by the NIH reviewed the growing body of big data research and published its analyses.


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Global research funders launch World RePORT

Global research funders, including NIH, have launched World RePORT, an online database and mapping tool of research projects funded around the world.

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Developing neurological research capacity

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) at NIH works with global partners to identify innovative ways to treat and prevent neurological diseases and stroke.

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H3Africa spurs genomic research, training

At a meeting on the NIH campus, African scientists described their genomic research and training programs supported by the Human Heredity and Health in Africa Initiative.

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Fogarty and NIH partners train mHealth researchers

Researchers gathered at the NIH to discuss how best to use mobile technologies to improve health in the developing world.

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Dental Fellow studies Mexican children with HIV

Fogarty Fellow Lilliam Pinzón, supported by NIDCR, studied cavity treatments in Mexican children with HIV.

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Find international clinical regulations

NIAID has launched new features for its international clinical regulations website, ClinRegs.


Recent NIH Global Health News

Updated November 2016