The Vanderbilt-Nigeria Building Research Capacity in HIV and Non-communicable Diseases (V-BRCH) Program builds HIV-focused research capacity in Nigeria. The program supports Nigerian investigators to successfully initiate and implement high-quality clinical trials in HIV-associated non-communicable diseases.
Supported by the Fogarty International Center (FIC) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the program establishes and builds upon a longstanding and highly successful collaboration between Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH) and Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
This work is supported by the Fogarty International Center and the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number D43 TW011544. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.