Brown University/Tufts University Fogarty AIDS International Training and Research Program

Training Program

The program offers degree, long-term, medium-term and short-term clinical research training tracks.

Degree Programs

Brown University offers long-term training culminating in the following degrees to Fogarty AITRP trainees:

Tufts University offers long-term training culminating in the following degrees to Fogarty AITRP trainees:

  • Masters in Public Health
  • Masters in Clinical Research
  • Ph.D in Clinical Research
  • Ph.D in Nutrition, AIDS related

Non-degree Programs

The Brown/Tufts/Miriam AITRP provides intensive research training tracks, that will allow the trainee to obtain specific knowledge, skills, and information needed to become an independent and productive AIDS researcher upon return to their home country. The medium and long term training tracks offered:

  • HIV and prevention research
  • Nutrition and metabolism issues in HIV care
  • HIV and Women
  • HIV therapeutic clinical research
  • HIV clinical virology
  • HIV related pharmacology
  • Quantitative sciences in HIV research
  • Child and adolescent HIV
  • TB/HIV

Short-term training tracks are also offered in laboratory procedures and specific research techniques.  These training tracks are usually one to three months long.