Global Health

Program Snapshot

Common Fund's Global Health program supports biomedical research and training in chronic, non-communicable diseases such as cardiovascular disease, maternal-child health, mental health, emergency medicine, as well as in infectious diseases. The program includes two primary initiatives:



Program Highlights MEPI

MEPI Vocies of Change

Learn more about the 2012 MEPI Symposium:
Building Partnerships & Enhancing Sustainability.

View the Executive Report and Executive Summary here. Exit Disclaimer

There are also video recordings of select plenary sessions here. Exit Disclaimer

Visit the interactive post chronicling MEPI PIs and program accomplishments here.. Exit Disclaimer



Program Highlights H3Africa

Learn more about the 2012 The Inaugural Meeting of the H3Africa Consortium.

View the meeting presentations here. Exit Disclaimer

Learn more about the Five Step Grants Registration Process in the H3Africa Grants Registration Process Guide here.Exit Disclaimer

View NHGRI  Director, Dr. Eric  D. Green, M.D. Welcome H3 Africa MessageExit Disclaimer


Learn more about the  Ethics and Genomics
Research in Africa Conference 2011

Read the press release for the H3Africa project…



NEW Read more about the Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa) Ethical, Legal, and Societal Issues (ELSI) Research Program (U01) here.

Global Health H3 Africa Human Hereditary and Health in Africa MEPI Medical Education Partnership Initiative
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