EDCTP-AREF Preparatory Fellowships – 2017

The purpose of the joint EDCTP-Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) Preparatory Fellowships is to enhance the competitiveness of up-and-coming post-doctoral African scientists and clinicians aspiring to win international /regional /national fellowships or grant support, through short-term placements at a host organisation in EU Members States, in countries associated to Horizon 2020 or in Sub-Saharan Africa which will be contracted by the home organisation to host the fellow.

Call identifier: TMA2017PF

MTB-SA-NGS-TZ
Fellow: Dr Abubakar Shaaban Hoza
Mining into the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex and Staphylococcus aureus circulating genotypes and their resistance profiles in resource-limited settings of Tanzania

Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA), Morogoro, Tanzania
Host organisation:University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
Starting date: 01 April 2020
Duration: 12 months
Grant amount: EUR 70,000
Grant agreement: TMA2017PF-2121