ERACOL is a European Community initiative primarily aimed at achieving sustained improvement in knowledge, teaching and research skills in the public-health sciences in Latin America. It attempts to forge lasting links not only between the European and Latin-American partner universities, but also between and within the EU and Latin America. Eventually, participants return to their home countries with knowledge and skills that enhance employability. For more details, the article is available here.
Funding Opportunity Announcement for Cancer Research in the Caribbean
Application deadline 1 December 2014. , Scientific Review, Final Decision and disbursement of funds: January 31, 2015. See detailed information here.
KBR presents at 22nd Cochrane Colloquium held in Hyederabad, India. 21-26 September 2014
TDR: Grants and funding opportunities
TDR, the Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases, has issued an invitation for letters of interest regarding the topic: Improving the careers of women research scientists in infectious diseases of poverty. This invitation is intended to address the strategies and techniques that can be used to improve the career opportunities of female researchers from low- and middle-income countries. Applications should be submitted by the 30th of September 2014. More information about the call for this invitation, and others, can be found here.
Who We Are
Why Invest in Research for Health?
A series of case studies examining the benefits of investment in research for health.
Framework & Mandates
Policy on Research for Health
The 49th Directing Council approved PAHO’s Regional Policy on Research for Health which offers a strategic approach to strengthen research governance and knowledge translation.
Art for Research
PAHO has in-country representation throughout the region. Use the map provided to find the contact information for each PAHO focal point.
To read about internship opportunities in research at different PAHO entities, read testimonials from former interns, or apply, visit our internship section.