EDCTP-TDR Research & Development Fellowship – 2015

The purpose of this Joint Call for Proposals is to support researchers and key members of clinical trial research teams from low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) to acquire specific skills in clinical research and development through placements in pharmaceutical companies, product development partnerships (PDPs) and research institutions.

Call identifier: TMA2015IF

See the corresponding call for proposals

Fellow: Dr Mwaka A. Kakolwa

Ifakara Health Institute (IHI), Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Host organisation: GlaxoSmithKline, United Kingdom
Starting date: 1 May 2017
Duration: 18 months
Grant amount: EUR 55,100
Grant agreement: TMA 2015-1172

Fellow: Dr Zemsi Kala

Bamenda Center for Health Promotion and Research (BCHPR), Bamenda, Cameroon
Host organisation: Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, Beerse, Belgium
Starting date: 1 May 2017
Duration: 18 months
Grant amount: EUR 63,579
Grant agreement: TMA 2015-1168

Fellow: Dr Suzanne Staples

THINK Tuberculosis and HIV Investigative Network (RF) NPC (THINK), Durban, South Africa
Host organisation: Julius Clinical, Zeist, The Netherlands
Starting date: 1 May 2017
Duration: 21 months
Grant amount: EUR 97,800
Grant agreement: TMA 2015-1167

Fellow: Dr Stephen Walimbwa

Infectious Diseases Institute Ltd (IDI), Mulago Hospital, Kampala, Uganda
Host organisation: Novartis Institute for Biomedical research (NIBR), Switzerland
Starting date: 1 May 2017
Duration: 20 months
Grant amount: EUR 97,393
Grant agreement: TMA 2015-1166


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