NIH’s Fogarty Center Launches New Strategic Plan For Global Health Research, Training

Media sources report on NIH’s new strategic plan for global health.

Science Codex: NIH center sets new goals for global health research and training
“Global health research and training efforts should focus on combating the growing epidemic of noncommunicable diseases, better incorporating information technology into research and training, and more effectively converting scientific discoveries into practice in low-resource settings, according to the Fogarty International Center’s new strategic plan…” (4/29).

NIH/Fogarty International Center: Fogarty launches strategic plan to meet new global health needs
Innovation in global health research and training to address noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) are “among the goals detailed in Fogarty’s new strategic plan, developed with input from the global health research community and in consultation with its many partners and grantees…” (April 2014).