Rural Training Platform for Health Sciences

Resource type: Grants

Granted to Walter Sisulu University

Goal

To increase the number, diversity and prospects for staff retention in areas of need by developing interdisciplinary training models and teaching platforms in rural settings.

Grant Amount

$1,494,479

Local Currency

R15,000,000

Year Awarded

2013

Term

36 Months

Related Resources

Issues:

Population Health

Global Impact:

South Africa

Historical Programme Affiliations:

Population Health

Foundation Center Themes:

Medical Education, Equal Access in Health, Rural Development

Foundation Center Approaches:

Faculty & Staff Development, Building Acquisition, Recruitment & Retention