GEOHealth hubs are helping develop a critical mass of scientists in LMICs who understand how the environment triggers disease, identify interventions and spur policy changes.
Institutes, Centers and Offices across the National Institutes of Health (NIH) are engaged in global health research and research training activities.
Fogarty and a dozen partners across NIH invested nearly $80 million to establish noncommunicable diseases research partnerships between U.S. and LMIC institutions, and build related research training programs.
With support from the
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), Fogarty and other NIH institutes, researchers are studying ways to reduce global suicides.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) research has led to new therapies, vaccines, diagnostic tests and other technologies that have improved the health of millions of people in the U.S. and around the world.
Updated December 2019