Mbarara University Research Training Initiative (MURTI)

Building capacity of junior faculty to become the next generation of researchers in Africa, who will conduct locally relevant research that contributes to improved health in rural south western Uganda Please...
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Enhanced Advanced Biomedical Research Training for Mozambique (EABRTM)

It is intended to support and sustaining MEPI goals achievements by creating a critical mass of researchers to address the most pressing problems in the country and promote faculty development among others. Please...
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Developing Research Innovation, Localisation and Leadership in South Africa

Project: Use of resources by UKZN, DRILL Flagship programme of the College of Health Sciences, Multidisciplinarity: Mentors and supervisors that are not in the fellows usual “comfort zone”. Please...
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Annual D43 Networking Conference

Build research Capacity using two approaches: Train faculty on relevant coursework to ensure they are equipped to conduct research, develop projects, follow all proper protocols in conducting research, and produce strong manuscripts to present their findings. Build a robust mentored research program that pairs junior faculty with senior researchers to allow for utilization of skills developed...
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Medical Education Partnership Initiative –Junior Faculty Program Progress Report

College of Health Sciences (CHS) at Addis Ababa University (AAU), is the oldest, largest and most established health sciences college in Ethiopia. Please...
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Household Air Pollution Levels In Rural Households Using Biomass Fuel In Zimbabwe

Nearly a third of the world’s population use biomass fuel (WHO,2014), Biomass fuels are smoky,result in HAP when the smoke is poorly vented. Please...
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Delirium In Young African Stroke Survivors

First cohort of the Ibadan MEPI-J Program, So far recruited about 110 participants, 3 and 12 months follow-up data available for about 75%. Please...
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MEPI-J D43 Meeting Durban South Africa

The NIH-Fogarty University of Ibadan MEPI-J grant avails early career junior faculty researcher in the University the opportunity to engage in a 2-year funded mentored research training. Please...
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Burden and Outcomes of co-morbid Cardiovascular diseases in HIV-infected Adults

Cardiovascular risk factors and co-morbidities in HIV-infected Adults -An Epidemic within the AIDS Pandemic: Prevalence, Associated factors and Assessment of Risk using the Framingham Risk Score. Please...
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Autopsy based studies in Kenya: Potential impact, global health

Complete diagnostic autopsies: 1 published (FS Rana, 2002, 75 HIV +, 47 HIV –autopsies). For localized disease: 1 (Cardiovascular, Nairobi). Please...
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Cultural adaptation of the Older People’s Quality of life Questionnaire (OPQOL) to Uganda’s elderly population

Between 2015 and 2050, the proportion of the world’s population over 60 years will nearly double from 12% to 22%. Please...
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