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Developing research training in Zambia to address the epidemic of cardiovascular disease and mental illness amongst HIV infected populations

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Funding Fogarty Program

Fogarty HIV Research Training

Project Information in NIH RePORTER

Developing research training in Zambia to address the epidemic of cardiovascular disease and mental illness amongst HIV infected populations

Principal Institution

Centre for Infectious Disease Research

Principal Investigator(s) (PI)

Bolton, Carolyn

Project Contact Information

Carolyn.Bolton@cidrz.org

Year(s) Awarded

2021-2023

Country

Zambia

Collaborators

Washington University, St. Louis, University of Zambia, University of Lusaka, Levy Mwanawasa Medical University, Zambia Ministry of Health, National Health Research Authority, Zambia

NIH Partners

OD/NIH

Project Description

Adequate management of, and research around non-communicable diseases amongst HIV infected individuals in Zambia remains a challenge. The overarching goal of this project is to develop a research-training program in cardiac disease and mental illness amongst HIV infected individuals enrolled in the National HIV Care and Treatment Program in Zambia.

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