BUILDING TERATOVIGILANCE CAPACITY IN AFRICA: a workshop in Cape Town, 8-11 October 2017, click here for more info


Case Studies Needed! Ethical issues in the design and conduct of clinical trials in LMICS: a two day meeting by GFBR. Read more here.


Free online lecture from Elseview: the Nuts and Bolts of the Peer Review Process. Click here for more info


NIHR funding - Call for Global Health Research!

2nd call now open!

The call will close at 1pm on Friday 20 October 2017. For more information on the outcomes from the first call and how to apply to the new funding opportunity, please see: or email: Read more

Important call for action: Chikungunya Outbreak

Researchers in Brazil want to share that there have been 40 confirmed deaths from Chikungunya in Fortaleza. This is a significant increase in both mortality and the severity of the disease. The Fortaleza research team are part of the REDe ... Read more

TREAD - The Research Ethics Application Database

TREAD, an open access repository of Research Ethics Committee (REC) application forms and consent statements, is released today. TREAD provides examples of how researchers have described the pathways used to protect their research subjects from harm. For example, guidelines on ... Read more

Nigerian Faculty Awarded Gold Level Status

The Global Health Trials Nigerian Regional Faculty has been awarded gold status for its continued work building research capacity in Nigeria through blended learning, workshops, and networking. The gold status award follows the preparation of a detailed strategic plan for ... Read more

Invitation for the World Health Summit 2017 - Early Bird Offer

Berlin, Germany Oct 15-17, 2017

At this key event, more than 1,600 Global Health protagonists, scientists, politicians and decision-makers from over 80 countries and every field in the healthcare spectrum gather to define and prepare for the challenges ahead. Specially reduced tickets are available until ... Read more

Funding - Latest Round of Grand Challenges Now open!

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation release their latest Grand Challenges call

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has released its latest round of Grand Challenges; grants which foster innovation for global health. The challenges include funding for health systems strengthening, integrated diagnostics, timeliness for routine immunizations, wearables and technology for maternal ... Read more