The Takemi Program in International Health seeks to improve health and health systems around the world by welcoming mid-career health professionals and scholars to the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health to conduct path breaking research and develop their leadership skills.
Application Deadline: 31st December 2017
Eligible Countries: International
To Be Taken At (Country): USA
About the Award: Takemi Fellows examine problems of mobilizing, allocating, and managing scarce resources to improve health, and of designing effective strategies for disease control and prevention and health promotion, with a focus on low and middle-income countries.
Eligibility: Applicants should be mid-career researchers who have completed graduate degrees, published in internationally recognized journals, and demonstrated potential leadership capacity in their home countries. They are expected to show strong promise and appropriate preparation (including facility in English) to enable them to fully benefit from the experience. Further, they are expected to have made, or intend to make, a commitment to a career in health for which participation in the Program will be of significant value. Applications may come from any relevant discipline or profession (e.g., medicine, law, public health, economics, management, and social sciences).
Value of Award: The Takemi does not provide funding. However, interested applicants can apply for funding from the fullowing organisations:
Duration of Program: Should you be accepted into the Program, Fellows are expected to begin their appointments on August 1 for 11 months.
How to Apply: Please apply here