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Meet experienced Doctors Without Borders humanitarian aid workers from the Middle Tennessee area on Nov. 6

Every day, Doctors Without Borders aid workers from around the world provide assistance to people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe—treating those most in need regardless of political, religious, or economic interest. Whether an emergency involves armed conflicts or epidemics, malnutrition or natural disasters, Doctors Without Borders is committed to bringing quality…

Posted by News on October 17, 2014 in News Posts, ,

Congratulations to the Vanderbilt Institute in Research Development and Ethics (VIRDE) Class of 2014

Vanderbilt Institute in Research Development and Ethics (VIRDE), is a one-month course on grant writing and research ethics at VIGH. VIRDE 2014 brought medical and public health professionals to Vanderbilt for the month of September. 2014 Fellows Dr. Theodore Kobla Boafor, Consultant Obstetrician/ Gynaecologist; Obstetrics and Gynecology, Korle- Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) Dr. Catherine Chunda-Liyoka,…

Posted by News on October 15, 2014 in News Posts, ,


Vanderbilt Translational Research Forum set for November 7

Posted by News on October 13, 2014 in News Posts, ,

FGH seeks candidates for Country Director

Position Title:  Country Director Agency: Friends in Global Health (FGH), Mozambique Position Duration: Full-time one year contract with opportunity for renewal during the remaining 3 years of the project (through September 29, 2017) Location: Maputo, Mozambique Required Qualifications: Candidate must have an advanced degree (Masters in Business Administration, Masters in Public Health, or Masters in…

Posted by News on September 23, 2014 in FGH News, News Posts


Postdoctoral Fellowship with Vanderbilt-Zambian Network for Innovation in Global Health Technologies (VZNIGHT)

Join a team of U.S. and Zambian trainees, and faculty mentors in a 18-month fellowship in Nashville, Tennessee and Zambia. This postdoctoral fellowship is a two part program that includes 12 months of diagnostic development at Vanderbilt University, followed by 6 months of mentored field testing and product development with partner organizations in Zambia. VZNIGHT…

Posted by News on September 15, 2014 in News Posts, , , ,