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VLIR-UOS (2016)

Capacity building network in biostatistics for public health innovation in Kenya

Biostatistics Health Kenya

VLIR-UOS - Vlaamse Interuniversitaire Raad - Flemish Interuniversity Council

Titre : Capacity building network in biostatistics for public health innovation in Kenya

Pays : Kenya

Durée : 01/03/2016 - 30/04/2021

Descriptif
The project creates a collaborative network between 2 established and 7 younger Kenyan universities, UHasselt, UGent, KU Leuven and KEMRI and builds capacity in biostatistics at 3 levels : joint supervision of PhD and master students and co-organization of annual workshops. The central approach is scientific innovation, collaboration and hands-on application of statistical methodology through real-life datasets on communicable diseases and cancer research to support policy and management of dominant public health challenges in Kenya.

Promoteurs : Roel Braekers // Samuel Mwalili

Partenaires : Universiteit Hasselt - KU Leuven - Universiteit Gent // Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology - Kenya Medical Research Institute University of Nairobi

Budget : € 292.033

Présentation : VLIR-UOS

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