Max Essex Fellowship for Students from Africa

Country/Countries:

Principal Investigator:
Myron Essex

Department:
Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Sponsors:
M.A.C. AIDS Fund

Dates of Research:
January 1, 2008 — December 31, 2009

Description:

The M.A.C. AIDS Fund has provided a current-use gift to the Myron Essex Fellowship program. This fellowship trains scholars from Africa to become leaders in the fight against HIV/AIDS. This gift will fund two Essex Fellows, scholars from Africa, who will take advantage of the educational and research opportunities available at the Harvard School of Public Health for a full year to pursue public health training in HIV/AIDS.

Website: http://www.aids.harvard.edu/people/essex.html