CDC Advancing Public Health Research in Bangladesh

Sponsor Deadline: 

Feb 21, 2019

Internal Deadline: 

Jan 21, 2019


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

UI Contact: 

CDC Advancing Public Health Research in Bangladesh

Number of Applications: Limited to one application per eligible institution (p. 4 of the PDF).

If you wish to apply to a program that limits the number of applications allowed per institution, please email a one-page abstract about your proposal with a link to the program of interest to Cheryl Ridgeway   in the Office of the Vice President for Research with a cc to the Division of Sponsored Programs  at least 30 days in advance of the deadline.  If we receive multiple abstracts in response to a given solicitation, a review will be conducted to select the applicant to submit on behalf of the University of Iowa.

The purpose of this Notice is to conduct high quality public health research and surveillance activities that support the government of Bangladesh and other partners to better detect, prevent, and respond to disease threats. Projects may be quantitative, qualitative, or mixed methods epidemiological studies, laboratory-based studies, or other types of research projects focus on:
• Characterizing priority diseases in Bangladesh,
• Determining most effective implementation approaches and interventions, and
• Measuring impact of public health efforts
All research projects should be conducted in partnership with the Government of Bangladesh.