Brock Researcher gets $1.5 Million for Honduras Project

March 13, 2007

A Brock University researcher is the recipient of a $1.5 million grant from the Global Health Research Initiative.  Prof Ana Sanchez will be working with a researcher at the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Honduras to help fight infectious diseases in Honduras Honduras is reputed to have one of the highest rates for AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria in Central America, and is also the victim of several ancient diseases as well.  The Global Health Research Initiative is a partnership between the CIHR, the International Development Research Centre, Health Canada and  the Canadian International Development Agency.  Brock News Release