Wellcome Trust Centre for Molecular Parasitology


Wellcome Trust Centre for Molecular Parasitology photo

Member type
Organisation

Contact's name
Prof Andy Waters

Email
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Website
www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/iii/wtcmp

Areas of partnership
Health

Town
Glasgow

Scottish local authority
Glasgow City Council

Districts in Malawi
Blantyre

The Wellcome Trust Centre for Molecular Parasitology is a Wellcome Trust funded research Centre and we have just been awareded funds from the Wellcome Trust to establish a Global Health Centre whose aim is to recruit and nurture high caliber clinicians and non-clinicians from across the world, working with the to develop and undertake first class research for the benefit of low and middle income countries. our collaborators in the initiative are the University of liverpool and the Malawi-Liverpool Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme based at Blantyre in Malawi. One of our professors (Prof Paul Garside) recently spent 3 months in Malawi with the aim of sourcing research collaborations with scientists in Malawi. Our Centre is based at the University of Glasgow and we are also the drop off point for redundant computers for the Scottish based charity Malaptop who recondition the laptops and send them out to schools in Malawi

Location in Scotland

Location in Malawi