Dept. of Health Research Govt. of India
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INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATORS



World Health Organization, Geneva: Collaborating Centre for Leprosy Research



United Nations Children Fund, New York :Support for study on Temperature monitoring of the vaccine cold chain to assess the level of freezing in Indian statesSupport for study on Strengthening newborn survival through development and Implementation of comprehensive quality post partum/ postnatal Care (PPPC) package of services in  Krishnagiri district, Tamil Nadu
Training workshop for NACO epidemiologists
IAVI: Collaborator for study on Modeling the impact of Newer Prevention Technologies for HIV control using Goals Model
United Nations Development Project: Support for Study on Development of methodology for mapping and size estimation of transgender/Hijra population in India
Food and Agriculture Organisation, Rome: Field Epidemiology training Program for Veterinarians [FETP-V]

International Non Governmental Organizations



Family Health International,North Carolina: Technical partner for IBBA


Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle: Funding Agency for IBBA Study and study on assessing impact of HIV interventions in Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra


Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Georgia, Greater Atlanta: Technical and funding support for initiation of FETP
National Insitutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland: Funding One year programme on Bio Ethics in collaboration with NIH, Atlanta, USA through IGNOU, New Delhi.
Training Programs in Epidemiology and Public Health Interventions Network : Member of the network, Offers capacity building both for faculties involved in FET Programmes and Scholars by providing a platform to present their work done during the training programme . Assisted and help in designing MAE and MPH (Epidemiology and Health Systems) Course. Funding support to FETP scholars, graduates and faculty for attending international conferences
Boston University, Boston: Sponsored training of faculties at Boston and at NIE, Chennai, "Training of Teachers To Teach'.
University of California, Los Angeles: Collaborative studies in HIVShort term and PhD training of NIE scientists as Fogarty fellows under the AIDS International Training and Research ProgramCollaborator in developing the One year Diploma in HIV Epidemiology Training Programe (HETP) offered by NIE and also offer 3 months Core Module at UCLA for students of  HETP.
Tufts Univeristy Medford, Boston: Collaborator for the  study entitled 'Nutritional Status in HIV +ves and -ves in injection drug users in Chennai'.
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennesse: Collaborating with Vanderbilt University on capacity building in the area of Bio-Informatics, HIV cervical cancer prevention research project .
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel: Collaborating with Swiss TPH on capacity building in the area of Cultural Epidemiology,and  Health District Planning, till date 2 faculties in each of the areas have been trained. It is expected to introd