EDCTP-TDR Clinical Research and Development Fellowships – 2017

This Call for proposals funds projects that support researchers and key members of clinical trial research teams from sub-Saharan Africa to acquire specific skills in clinical trial research through placements in pharmaceutical companies, Clinical Research Organisations, clinical or academic affiliated research organisations, and Product Development Partnerships. The scheme targets junior to mid-career researchers or clinical staff (clinicians, pharmacists, medical statisticians, data managers, other health researchers) currently working on activities in the scope of the EDCTP2 programme.

Call identifier: TMA2017IF

See the corresponding call for proposals

Fellow: Dr Micah Oyaro Ongeri

University of Nairobi (UoN), Nairobi, Kenya
Host organisation: International Aids Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), United Kingdom.
Starting date: 1 April 2019
Duration: 25 months
Grant amount: EUR 93,700
Grant agreement: TMA2017IF-2041

Fellow: Dr N. Onyejepu

Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), Lagos, Nigeria
Host organisation: Novartis AG Pharma, Switzerland
Starting date: 1 February 2019
Duration: 27 months
Grant amount: EUR 99,875
Grant agreement: TMA2017IF-2033

Fellow: Dr E. Onyemata

Institute of Human Virology Nigeria LTDGTE (IHVN), Abuja, Nigeria
Host organisation: European Vaccine Initiative, Germany
Starting date: 1 February 2019
Duration: 30 months
Grant amount: EUR 99,259
Grant agreement: TMA2017IF-1997