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Archive: Global Research Training in Population Health (POP)

Status: Discontinued

No plans to recompete


The Global Research Training in Population Health program (POP) has been reconfigured and consolidated into the Chronic, Non-Communicable Diseases and Disorders Across the Lifespan: Fogarty International Research Training Award (NCD-LIFESPAN) (D43) program.

Program Overview

The Global Research Training in Population Health program supported research training of low- and middle-income country (LMIC) scientists with the long-term objective of strengthening LMIC research programs and institutions related to population health, including the study of:

  • demographic processes, including: aging, child health, adult health, mortality, morbidity, fertility, migration, urbanization, population dynamics and environment, nutrition, sex and gender, and other social, behavioral, and economic factors that influence population dynamics
  • reproductive processes (including biology, immunology, genetics, endocrinology), fertility and infertility, contraceptive development, contraceptive clinical trials, contraceptive and reproductive health evaluation


Flora N. Katz, Ph.D.
Fogarty International Center
National Institutes of Health
Building 31, B2C39
31 Center Drive MSC 2220
Bethesda, MD 20892-2220
Phone: (301) 402-9591
Fax: (301) 402-0779
Email: flora.katz@nih.gov


Fogarty International Center collaborated with National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) to sponsor this program.


Last Updated: 4/21/2021 9:30 AM