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Advancing Science for Global Health
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India’s impact on global health

India has the largest population in the world and boasts one of the largest diaspora populations. And when it comes to the world of global health and medicine, the nation is a powerhouse.

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Directors' Blog
Memory of Joel Breman: Acting Fogarty Director Peter Kilmarx remembers esteemed colleague, Joel Breman, a global health leader who worked on smallpox eradication and helped identify the Ebola virus.

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Global Health Fellows & Scholars
Finding causes of heart failure in Western Kenya: Dr. Gerald Bloomfield's Fogarty project led to the development of a Cardiovascular Center of Excellence in Kenya.

Barmes Global Health Lecture

The lecture series honors the late David Edward Barmes, special expert for international health at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR).

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Barmes Lecture returns June 5
Register today! Hear Ambassador Dr. John Nkengasong, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy, speak about the Global HIV/AIDS Response: Then, Now, Future. Date: June 5, 2024, at NIH.

More about the Barmes Global Health Lecture series

Global Health Research at NIH

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NINDS & Fogarty fund malaria-brain connection research
Finding the connection between malaria and brain development: Dr. Chandy John researches how and why severe malaria affects cognition in children.

Global Health Research Topics

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

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$45M USAID award goes to African HIV consortium: to implement the HIV Vaccine Innovation, Science, and Technology Acceleration in Africa program.