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Advancing HIV research at Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) through a research administration training program with the University of Virginia

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Funding Fogarty Program

Fogarty HIV Research Training

Project Information in NIH RePORTER

Advancing HIV research at Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) through a research administration training program with the University of Virginia

Principal Institution

University of Virginia

Principal Investigator(s) (PI)

Armstrong, Lauren B; Bajunirwe, Francis; Olmsted, Elizabeth Wainwright

Project Contact Information

lpb4c@virginia.edu

Year(s) Awarded

2019 - 2023

Country

Uganda

Collaborators

Mbarara University of Science and Technology

Project Description

Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST), located in rural Uganda, is home to passionate researchers who are poised to take the lead on research projects and scientific advancements throughout the region which will address the HIV/AIDS and related co-infection and infectious diseases that are so prevalent in the communities they serve. In order to make this important and necessary advancement however, the researchers must be fully supported by highly trained and knowledgeable research managers and administrators. This project presents a comprehensive and detailed training and mentoring program that is in direct response to the “Research administration and management” function supported by this funding opportunity, which will ensure a fully integrated advancement over both the short, mid and long term by MUST's own research staff and enterprise.

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