This study examined the implementation and processes of the International Collaborative Genetics Research Training Program. The program enables U.S. universities and non-profit research institutions to support training for scientists from developing countries in human genetics research, in areas that are relevant to their home countries’ needs. The review helped guide the development of the program’s new Request for Proposals; and results were shared with program partners, sponsors, investigators, and students.
The experts expressed a consensus view that the idea and vision for the Genetics program was timely and appropriate.
Report Title: A Review of the Fogarty International Center’s International Collaborative; Report may be obtained from Federal Contact
Agency Sponsor: NIH, National Institutes of Health
Federal Contact: Linda Kupfer, 301.496.3288
Performer: Science and Technology Policy Institute
PIC ID: 9040