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Advancing Science for Global Health
Advancing Science for Global Health

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Rethinking the scientific diaspora

As the global conversation has shifted focus to health equity and decolonization, many in scientific diasporas are now leading the movement for more equitable partnerships in LMICs, benefiting both U.S. and LMIC institutions.

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CUGH 2022 examines pandemic corruption, anti-science : The annual conference hosted more than 2,000 scientists and students representing a range of disciplines.

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H3Africa resources endure beyond its end: Since 2012, H3Africa has funded 51 projects, launched H3ABionet, and spawned H3Africa Consortium which created three regional biorepositories.

Fogarty Fellows

Fogarty’s programs have made significant contributions by filling the pipeline of global health leaders.

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Fogarty Fellow investigates nurse-led PrEP delivery in Uganda: His pilot study evaluates the feasibility and acceptability of a health delivery model that integrates oral PrEP into family planning clinics.

Global Health Research at NIH

Many of NIH's 27 Institutes and Centers are engaged in global health activities.

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NIH unveils framework for climate change initiative to reduce health threats from climate change and build health resilience in individuals, communities and nations around the world.

Global Health Research Topics

Fogarty and its NIH partners invest in a variety of research topics vital to global health.