Chronic Kidney Disease on the Rise in South Asia and Central America
With chronic kidney disease of unknown origin (CKDu) becoming a wide-spread threat to health among the agricultural populations of developing countries, NIEHS is giving CKDu increasing priority as a global health issue.
Reducing Harm from Lead Battery Recycling in Vietnam
Investigators funded by the NIH Fogarty International Center use research findings as a call to action to clean up lead contamination in Dong Mai village, a lead battery recycling center in northern Vietnam.
Hybrid Delphi Survey Uncovers Research and Training Needs in Colombia
An NIH-funded research team recently sought to learn how environmental and occupational health experts in Colombia perceive their country’s highest-priority exposures.
Raising Awareness of the Environmental Origins of Disease and Celebrating 25 Years of Research
The NIEHS WHOCC has played a significant role advancing research on the developmental origins of health and disease (DOHaD).
Grants and Funding
Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa) Initiative
Emerging Global Leader Award for low- or middle-income country scientists
International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA) (K01) (PAR-17-002)
Society of Toxicology 2017
March 12-16, 2017
SOT 56th Annual Meeting and ToxExpo
Save the Date: TGHC Global Health Career Day
January 27, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Triangle Global Health Career Day provides an excellent opportunity for organizations to connect with highly qualified and passionate people interested in a career in global health.
NIEHS Environmental Health Science FEST
December 5-8, 2016
EHS FEST will bring together researchers, community engagement teams, trainees, and young investigators supported by NIEHS for several days of scientific dialogue.
Global Health & Innovation Conference
April 22-23, 2017
The Global Health & Innovation Conference (#GHIC) is the world's leading and largest global health conference.
Consortium of Universities for Global Health
April 6-9, 2017
Consortium of Universities for Global Health; Healthy People, Healthy Ecosystems