The Office of Global Research (OGR) coordinates and supports collaborative international research programs which focus upon selected infectious diseases of substantial health importance in developing countries.
OGR maintains a comprehensive knowledge base of the Institute's research programs and policies and, in coordination with the National Institutes of Health Fogarty International Center (FIC), identifies relevant programs of other federal domestic agencies, bilateral research agencies and organizations, multilateral research organizations, and voluntary agencies involved in international health activities. In this capacity, OGR advises the NIAID director on program relationships and opportunities for collaboration.
Responsibilities of OGR include
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Last Updated March 15, 2010