The Ethics, Law and Human Rights Collaborating Centre (ELH) of the UNAIDS/WHO African AIDS Vaccine Programme funded by the European and Developing Country Clinical Trials partnership (EDCTP) is offering five scholarships for Research Ethics Committee members in Africa to attend the South African Research Ethics Training Initiative’s (SARETI) modules on Institutionalizing Ethical Review of Health Research and Ethical Issues in HIV Vaccine Trials.
Scholarship applications for the EDCTP/SARETI funded modules is now available. This years modules will run from the 05-16 September 2011 at the University of KwaZulu Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.
Last year our colleague Hadir El Dessouky applied and got the full scholarship. According to her it was a great experience.
We encourage all to apply. Please see attached application SARETI-EDCTP Call for applications and application form 2011