Last Updated

11 Nov 2019

TDR Call For Proposals: Research on challenges and opportunities for pharmacovigilance

TDR, the Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases, hosted at the World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland, is pleased to announce a Call for Applications to support research on the challenges and opportunities for pharmacovigilance in low- and middle-income countries.

Under this call, two or three research teams are expected to be selected for funding for a maximum amount of US$ 50 000 each. With the overall objective to generate understanding of the problematic of underreporting of adverse events in LMICs and how new tools and approaches could improve drug safety monitoring.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Lead institution/organization should be based in a LMIC;
  • Principal investigators must be based in the country where the project will take place;
  • Research teams are encouraged to engage with the country national pharmacovigilance center while developing their proposal.

Application deadline is September 27, 2019. Read more and apply here.