Global Health Impact Map

Global Health Impact Map


Uganda Research Training Collaborative

Key Contact: Molly McCoy | Visit Activity Website

Activity Dates: October 2016 - present

Country(ies): Uganda, United States


Contact Information

mccoy019@umn.edu or globalhc@umn.edu

Activity Description

The Uganda Research Training Collaborative (RTC) is a program for students in the University of Minnesota’s Academic Health Center and Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda to gain hands-on experience in global health research. Under the mentorship of UMN and Makerere faculty members, two students (one each from UMN and Makerere) propose small-scale research projects to be carried out, as a team, in about one year.

Activity Types

Education/Training, Research

Academic Health Center Units

Other Academic Health Center Unit
     Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility (CGHSR)

Other Collaborators

The success of the Uganda RTC depends heavily on the dedicated work of faculty mentors: http://globalhealthcenter.umn.edu/research/research-training-collaborative/mentors

Status

Current