University accredited research institute
Tackling diseases of importance in Africa
Impacting health policy and practice
Anna-Lise Williamson and Jonathan Blackburn have their national SARChI chairs renewed for a further five-year term each.
The Fogarty HIV-associated Tuberculosis Training Program has been established at UCT, in partnership with Johns Hopkins University and Vanderbilt University in the USA, funded for 5 years by the Fogarty International Center, US National Institutes of Health.
Reto Guler was awarded a 3-year BRICS multilateral joint S&T research collaboration grant, with their programme entitled “Epigenetics of macrophages during Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection”.
The IDM recently announced 5 Early-Career and 6 Postdoctoral fellowships awarded, for 3 years each, under the new Carnegie DEAL in Africa programme.