International Research Scientist Development Award
The International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA) provides support and protected time (three to five years) to advanced postdoctoral (at least two years beyond conferral of doctoral degree) U.S. research scientists for an intensive, mentored research career development experience leading to an independent research career focused on global health.
2015 PAHO/TDR Small Grant Programme
The Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR), promotes and supports research on infectious diseases of poverty that leads to health improvement. It also helps to strengthen individual and institutional research capacity in developing countries. Translating research results into policy and practice, and engaging individuals and communities in using research evidence to reduce the disease burden in their respective countries, are key components.