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Researchers persevere in Ukraine

Since the Russian invasion, Fogarty grantees working in Ukraine have shown resilience and resolve. We acknowledge the many researchers worldwide who face grave challenges, yet we showcase these Ukrainian projects to highlight scientific fortitude and the strength of our common human spirit.

Featured News

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Funding News
Fogarty bolsters research equity with $1.7 million in supplemental awards: Additional funding to current Fogarty grants will promote diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in research training programs.

Ukrainian soldiers provide medical response to a simulated casualty situation during an Operational Capabilities Concept evaluation at the International Peacekeeping and Security Centre in Yavoriv, Ukraine, September 2018. The evaluation was being conducted by a multinational OCC evaluation team during the Rapid Trident exercise to assess Ukraine’s military interoperability capacity.

NINDS funds study of pain in Ukraine
Probing the biology of pain during the Ukrainian crisis: Dr. Yuriy Usachev of the University of Iowa seeks to understand the biology of chronic pain.

Fogarty Fellows & Scholars

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Measuring the prevalence of mental disorders in western Kenya: Dr. Edith Kamaru Kwobah's Fogarty project provided a baseline for a new mental healthcare delivery program at Moi University.

Logo of Fogarty Global Health Fellows & Scholars 20th Anniversary

Fogarty Global Health Fellows & Scholars at 20: Fogarty's flagship Global Health Fellows and Scholars program, now known as LAUNCH, is celebrating its 20th Anniversary!

Director's Blog

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In Memoriam: Robert B. Eiss: Rob Eiss, a long-term member of the Fogarty team, passed away in late October. Acting Fogarty Director Peter Kilmarx reflects on his legacy as an advocate for global health research partnerships.

Global Health Research Topics

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

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Global health security
At the convergence of medicine and community-based health: A Q&A with Raj Panjabi, former director for Global Health Security and Biodefense, National Security Council.