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Research Training: Chronic Non-communicable CVDs and Comorbidities in Peru

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Funding Fogarty Program

Chronic, Noncommunicable Diseases and Disorders Research Training

Project Information in NIH RePORTER

Research Training: Chronic Non-communicable CVDs and Comorbidities in Peru

Principal Institution

Washington University

Principal Investigator(s) (PI)

De Las Fuentes, Lisa; Davila-Roman, Victor G.; Hartinger, Stella Maria

Project Contact Information

lfuentes@im.wustl.edu

Year(s) Awarded

2021-2026

Country

Peru

Collaborators

Johns Hopkins University; Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia; Universidad Nacional del Altiplano de Puno; AB PRISMA

NIH Partners

NHLBI

Project Description

Chronic noncommunicable cardiovascular disease (CVD) and CVD co-morbid conditions are responsible for high morbidity and mortality in Peru. This collaboration will develop a comprehensive research training program with the objective of preparing the next generation of Peruvian researchers to conduct high-quality, independent research on chronic CVD across the lifespan in Peru.

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