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HHS partners with PEPFAR to invest $130M for African medical education

April 09, 2017

Nigeria: University of Ibadan, in partnership with University of Jos, University of Nigeria, University of Maiduguri, Ahmadu Bello University, University of Lagos, the AIDS Prevention Initiative Nigeria Ltd., Northwestern University and the Harvard School of Public Health

Programmatic Award: Medical Education Partnership Initiative in Nigeria (MEPIN)

South Africa: University of KwaZulu-Natal, in partnership with Columbia University

Programmatic Award: Enhancing Training, Research Capacity and Expertise in HIV Care (ENTR-E)

South Africa: Stellenbosch University, in partnership with the University of Cape Town Lung Institute, Makerere University and Johns Hopkins University

Programmatic Award: Stellenbosch University Rural Medical Education Partnership

Tanzania: Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre, in partnership with Duke University School of Medicine

Programmatic Award: KCMC-Duke Medical Education Partnership Initiative

Uganda: Makerere University, in partnership with Johns Hopkins University, Mbarara University, Kampala International University, Case Western Reserve University, Yale University, Medical Research Council and Uganda Martyrs College

Programmatic Award: Medical Education for Services to All Ugandans Linked Award: Building Capacity for Cardiovascular Research and Training in Uganda

Zambia: University of Zambia, in partnership with Vanderbilt University and University of Alabama-Birmingham

Programmatic Award: Expanding Innovative Multidisciplinary Medical Education in Zambia Linked Award: Improving Maternal and Child Health Through Specialty Training in Zambia

Zimbabwe: University of Zimbabwe, in partnership with the University of Colorado-Denver and Stanford University, the University of Cape Town, University College-London, and King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry

Programmatic Award: Novel Education Clinical Trainees and Researchers (NECTAR) Program Linked Award: Improved Mental Health Education and Research Capacity in Zimbabwe Program Linked Award: Cerebrovascular, Heart Failure, Rheumatic Heart Disease Interventions Strategy Initiative

Pilot Grants:

Ghana: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, in partnership with University of Michigan, University of Ghana, Ghana Ministry of Health, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, University of Development Studies, Tamale Teaching Hospital, Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons, and Ghana Ambulance Service

Ghana Emergency Medicine Collaborative Training Program

Malawi: Malawi College of Medicine, in partnership with University of North Carolina, University of Cape Town and Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health

HIV-associated Malignancies in Malawi

Coordinating Center: George Washington University, in partnership with the African Center for Global Health and Social Transformation in Kampala, Uganda

Fostering African Medical Education: Community of Excellence

Source: NIH/Fogarty International Center