• Call for Applications: Operational Research to Support the Elimination of Communicable Diseases in the Latin American and Caribbean Region

Call for Applications: Operational Research to Support the Elimination of Communicable Diseases in the Latin American and Caribbean Region

9 Mar 2020

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) in collaboration with the Special Program for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR), is pleased to announce the 2020 – 2021 call for applications for the Joint PAHO/TDR Small Grant Scheme for operational research. The objective of the call is to facilitate and strengthen elimination-oriented operational research in selected communicable diseases that are potential candidates for elimination through an integrated approach. Interventions and research questions within the scope of this call as well as eligibility criteria and information on how to apply are included in the call. 

Study duration: 12-18 months

Application deadline: Extension of the deadline to 31July 2020 23:59 Eastern Standard Time

How to submit the application: The completed application form should be signed by all investigators and submitted to PAHO-TDR focal point and Regional Advisor on Communicable Disease Research: Dr. Freddy Perez: perezf@paho.org and Ms Brindis Ochoa: ochoabri@paho.org