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Supporting Laboratory Strengthening Activities and Partnerships for Countries Supported under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

The purpose of this program build and strengthen in-country capacity for sustainable laboratory networks in PEPFAR-supported countries. The program will focus on: 1) workforce develop through enhanced in-service laboratory training and certification programs; 2) continuous quality improvement by strengthening the laboratory standards, policies and systems,; and; 3) increasing laboratory capacity to perform quality laboratory testing for Mycobacterium tuberculosis and other opportunistic infections. The program will also focus on working through collaborations to build capacity in PEPFAR-supported countries to diagnosis, manage and treat People Living with HIV and other HIV-related diseases, including TB through the transfer and sharing of knowledge, tools technology and best practices.

Funding Category
Locations
International
Eligible Organizations
Number of Awards Given
Four awards.
Award Amount Notes
The Approximate Project Period of Performance Funding/Estimated Total Funding for the Total 5 year Project Period is None. Award ceilings for years 2-5 will be set at continuation.
Application Due Date
9/4/18
Award Date
9/30/19
Application Contact
Mattie
Jackson
Grants Management Specialist
2920 Brandywine Road, MS K75
Atlanta
30341
United States
GA
770-488-2696
mij3@cdc.gov
Technical Contact
Theresa
NeSmith
Project Officer
1600 Clifton Road, Mailstop G-45
Atlanta
30333
GA
tbn8@cdc.gov
United States
404-639-8345
Fund Duration
Five years.
Subjects
Audiences
Focus Area

Fund Number: 

5396

Fund ID: 

CDC-RFA-GH19-1935

Last Updated: 

7/12/18