Application is open to Applicant from Africa at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
These scheme enables promising research students from Sub-Saharan Africa to undertake MSc training in Medical Statistics at LSHTM followed by a year working as a statistician at one of their partner centres in Africa.
All fellow will continues to receive mentoring, supervision and support for the duration of their fellowship from members of the TEG Group. The summer project, chosen by the fellow, often provides an introduction to the research topic to be pursued further during the placement year.
During the placement year, the fellow is exposed to different aspects of research including study design, data management, analysis and reporting of findings. They are guided by local statisticians and researchers as well as relevant TEG members.
Details of The Program
Host Institution: London School Of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
The award can be taken in UK
Number of Award: 2
Value of Award: Education Fund £16,400 per annum
All Applicant must
- Have at least 1 year of work experience in medical statistics or epidemiology;
- Be able to meet the English language requirements.
- Be resident in and a national of a country in sub-Saharan Africa;
- Be in possession of an excellent degree with a background in mathematics, statistics or a related subject.
The fellowship will provide costs for fees, stipend (£16,400 per annum) and return air fare.
How To Apply
All applicant should apply online through the application portal, attached alongside your application a detailed CV, academic transcript.
Applications received after the closing date will not be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed by telephone and if successful, may be required to undertake an English language assessment.
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