Short term training

This will include one year placement program and workshops. It will target college students, recent graduates and Disease control personnel. Graduate Interns will be provided with introductory courses on malaria genetics, genomics, clinical research, cell and molecular biology, epidemiology, Good Laboratory Practices, bioinformatics, ethics, etc. This program will also be an opportunity to identify talented students for MSc or PhD trainings. About 10 placement students will be recruited, 2/year. There will be at least one workshop/year, each with about 10 interns. This will be the opportunity to expose Disease control personnel to the field of genetics, genomics and molecular biology.