Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station | [Thai Fogarty ITREOH Center]

About the Grant

The Thai Fogarty ITREOH Center will provide training and research opportunities in a partnership between:

Other collaborating institutions include:

The project International Advisory Committee consists of scientists from UC Berkeley, WHO, Wake Forest University, the editor of Public Health Reports, CDC, NIEHS, Chulalongkorn University, and the Executive Director of Thai-US Fulbright Foundation. The training and research objectives will be accomplished by in-country short- and long-term training opportunities as well as opportunities in the US for graduate degrees, visiting scholars, and short-term training at Rutgers and UMDNJ as well as CDC, NIEHS, Wake Forest University, and two New Jersey State Agencies.

Funding for the program will include the Fogarty International Center (FIC), the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station (NJAES) at Rutgers, the UMDNJ-School of Public Health (SPH), Royal Jubilee Scholarships from the Thai Government and ORISE fellowships from the CDC.

The major theme of this proposed ITREOH program is the consequences of pesticide use and control technologies.

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