For the first year the successful applicants will study for the MSc degree in Medical Statistics at the London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (LSHTM). This will be followed by a one-year professional attachment at one of the African centres associated with the research programme of the MRC Tropical Epidemiology Group (TEG) at LSHTM. During the professional attachment, training Fellows will develop their statistical and research skills by working on studies with guidance from TEG scientists.
Eligibility: To be eligible, candidates must:
* be resident in and a national of a country in sub-Saharan Africa
* be in possession of an excell
* have at least 1 year of work experience in medical statistics or epidemiology
Number of Awards: 2
Value of Award: The fellowship will provide costs for fees, stipend (£16,400 per annum) and return air travel.
Duration of Program: 2 years
How to Apply: Visit link below.