African Association for Health Professions Education and Research

Status: Not accepting applications at this time



  • ​Most recent application due date: March 28, 2018


Program Overview

The African Association for Health Professions Education and Research builds on the Medical Education Partnership Initiative (MEPI) and the Nursing Education Partnership Initiative (NEPI). The Association will serve as an interprofessional leadership and convening organization to network health professional educators and researchers across Africa to jointly develo​p, disseminate and/or share best practices, innovations, curricula and policy, and to engage in joint activities that will increase the quantity, quality and retention of African health professionals to improve health and to address the crisis in HIV/AIDS and its comorbidities on the continent.


Flora N. Katz, Ph.D.
Director, Division of International Training and Research
Fogarty International Center
National Institutes of Health
Building 31, B2C39
31 Center Drive MSC 2220
Bethesda, MD 20892-2220 USA
Phone: 301-402-9591
Fax: (301) 402-0779


​​The program is supported by the U.S. Department of State's Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Health Diplomacy.

Last Updated: 9/20/2018 8:39 AM