News and Updates

African Postdoctoral Training Initiative (APTI)

Do you belong to a cadre of talented early-career African scientists who wish to be trained abroad and return to their home institutions and become scientific leaders in their community, help solve Africa’s challenges in global health and development, and become trainers for the next generation? If yes, the African Postdoctoral Training Initiative...

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ASRIC-UEMF PhD Scholarship for African Students

ASRIC-UEMF PhD Scholarship for African Students The ASRIC is pleased to inform you of the 3rd ASRIC-UEMF Ph.D. SCHOLARSHIP for African students is being launched for the 2022 academic session. The ASRIC-UEMF Ph.D. scholarship is offering 10 scholarship slots for African students to carry out their doctoral research work at...

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Another K43 Award comes to @MbararaUST!!!!

Dr. @AshabaSchola, a senior lecturer and psychiatrist at @MbararaUST joins #NIH K43 Award winners. Her research focuses on understanding how stigma and bullying undermine HIV treatment adherence among adolescents with HIV+ developing interventions to optimize outcomes. She is now the 5th Ugandan woman to be awarded a K43 from @NIHFunding...

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Another NIH Grant won by Prof. Obua

Vice Chancellor, Prof. Celestino Obua wins a $6 million NIH Grant Mbarara University of Science and Technology in collaboration with (1) Massachusetts General Hospital - MGH, (2) Massachusetts Institute of Technology - MIT, (3) Kwame Nkurumah University of Science and Technology - KNUST, and (4) College of Ophthalmologists of Eastern,...

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