FUNDING OPPORTUNITY FOR PARASITIC DISEASE RESEARCH
IN P.R. CHINA - FOR U.S. SCIENTISTS
Through an NIH-funded Tropical Medicine Research Center Grant, funds are
available for U.S. scientists who wish to pursue 4 to 8 month research
projects in the People's Republic of China. U.S. scientists will have
opportunities to use the Institute of Parasitic Diseases (Chinese
Academy of Preventive Medicine) in Shanghai, as well as provincial institutes
as their base of operation. Up to U.S. $ 18,000 will be provided for
scientists to spend between 4 to 8 months conducting research. Funds will be
used to cover salary, housing and supplies.U.S. scientists at the
post-doctoral to full professor level will be considered. This is an
excellent opportunity for conducting university sabbatical research.
For further information contact either
Prof. George Davis, Ph.D.
Pilsbry Chair of Malacology
Academy of Natural Sciences
Peter Hotez, M.D., Ph.D.
Medical Helminthology Laboratory
Depts. Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Yale University School of Medicine
email: hotez at biomed.med.yale.edu