Upcoming Events

CRDF Global hosts and participates in a broad range of events both domestically and internationally. CRDF Global hopes to promote meaningful collaboration with the international S&T community.

For more information about the events we host, facilitate or present at, please contact Events.

U.S. - Southern Africa Joint Research Forum on Tuberculosis

  • Dates: 01 – 02 Mar, 2010
  • Location: Pretoria, South Africa

On March 1-2, 2010, Pretoria, South Africa,  the South African Medical Research Council, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) will sponsor the U.S. - Southern Africa Joint Research Forum on Tuberculosis. This forum will engage investigators from institutions with demonstrated excellence in TB and HIV/TB basic, clinical and translational research to discuss research opportunities and to explore research partnerships.

CRDF Senior Project Manager Stuart Politi will attend the forum to announce a follow-on collaborative grant competition entitled "Southern Africa - U.S. Tuberculosis (TB) Research Initiative", which will be open to joint teams of researchers from the United States and Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe.