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Global health research benefits people everywhere

To protect the health and safety of Americans, Fogarty programs build scientific expertise in developing countries, ensuring there is local capacity to detect and address pandemics at their point of origin; accelerate scientific discovery; and provide national and international health leadership.


Views of Fogarty @ 50

As we mark our 50th year, our community shares how our programs have aided careers and advanced research.

Peter Singer stands in front of crowded classroom"Fogarty understands that global change starts within individual countries, and during its 50 years of existence, its unique, sustained focus on supporting people in their own countries to solve their own problems has been a critical piece of the architecture and development of global health."
Dr. Peter Singer, University of Toronto, CEO of Grand Challenges Canada, Former Fogarty bioethics grantee

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