KCCR selected to participate in AREF Excell Researcher and Leadership Development Programme 2018

After a highly competitive process, Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology and its…

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KCCR selected to participate in AREF Excell Researcher and Leadership Development Programme 2018
Hepatitis B Vaccination Exercise

Hepatitis B Vaccination Exercise

A novel introduction in the Health and Safety Policy at KCCR was the compulsory Hepatitis B vaccine for everybody working…

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Day of Science

On the 16th November 2017 KCCR organized a “Day of Science” for which 70 children in the age of 8…

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Day of Science

The KCCR Journal Club Meeting

Schedule of Presentations for 1st Half-Year of 2018

January – June 2018

The management of the Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine (KCCR) is seeking to recruit enthusiastic and committed graduate students on the BuruliNox project. The post is funded by The European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) grant and seeks to evaluate the use nitric oxide generating dressing (EDX) to improve management of Buruli ulcer disease.

  • Three (3) PhD student positions
  • Two (2) masters student positions

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The management of the Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine (KCCR) together with the Institute of Medical Microbiology Immunology and Parasitology, Bonn, Germany and Department of General Paediatrics and Neonatology, University Children’s Hospital, Duesseldorf, Germany is seeking to recruit hardworking, enthusiastic and committed staff to occupy the under-listed positions on the MAP-TB project. The project is funded by German-African Cooperation Project in Infectology (DFG) and seeks to investigate the effect of Mansonella perstans on BCG vaccine-induced protection against M. tuberculosis and tuberculosis disease severity and recovery.

  1. Postdoctoral Fellow Research Position
  2. Doctoral (PhD) Student Position
  3. Masters (MPhil) Student Position
  4. Research Assistant Position

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The management of the Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine (KCCR) together with the Institute of Virology, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and committed PhD student on the PANDORA-ID-NET project. The post is funded by The European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) grant and seeks to investigate the influence of diagnostics of specific viral etiological agents of encephalitis on outcome of disease.

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KCCR NEWSLETTER

KCCR Newsletter

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Dr. Oumou Maiga-Ascofare

Spotlight: Dr. Oumou Maiga-Ascofare

The focus is on Dr Oumou Maiga-Ascofare a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the KCCR on The Developing Excellence in Leadership and Genetics Training for Malaria Elimination in sub-Saharan Africa (DELGEME) Programme.

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