An opportunity for promising research students from Sub-Saharan Africa to undertake MSc training. TEG Postgraduate Training Fellowship 2020 in Medical Statistics at LSHTM.
The scheme provide support to get trained in Medical Statics, The fellow continues to receive mentoring, supervision and support for the duration of their fellowship from members of TEG Group.
Two fellowships are available, funded by the UK Medical Research Council (MRC) and GSK – to make available training supports for two years in medical statistics. At the first year, fellow receive training and study Medical Statistics MSc degree program at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) This will be immediately followed by a one year professional work in statics at an African centre associated with the research program.
Why TEG Training Fellowship
Pursue MSc in Medical Statics as you get trained at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
Students receive an opportunity for a year working as a statistician at one of LSHTM partner centres in Africa.
Fellow is exposed to different aspects of research including study design, data management, analysis and reporting of findings. They are guided by local statisticians and researchers as well as relevant TEG members.
The application deadline for TEG Training Fellowship 2020 closes on Sunday April 26, 2020 (23:59 GMT) .
Degree Level: Master Program
Location: United Kingdom
This is intended to foster excellence in the field of medical statistics and epidemiology in sub-Saharan Africa. The fellowship will provide costs for fees, stipend and return air travel.
Requirements and Eligibility Criteria
Planning to get trained in medical statistic, candidates with interest in the TEG Training Fellowship need meet the eligibility criteria below:
- Be a national and resident of a country in sub-Saharan Africa
- Possess good academic background performances and degree in mathematics, statistics or a related subject
- Possess at least 1 year of work experience in medical statistics or epidemiolog.
- Be able to meet the English language requirements set out
Please note the following documents are to be provided by uploading on the website as part of application.
- Academic transcripta
- A curriculum vitae
How to Apply
Interested in Master Medical Statistics program, and want to submit an application for the TEG postgraduate training fellowship : Follow the steps
Completely fill and submit the application form on the portal (see link below)
All completely filled application forms submitted will receive attention.
NOTE: Support will not be given as a supplement to other funding, nor to students who have funding from other sources.
Applications for the 2020 TEG Fellowship will close on 26, April 2020 (23:59 GMT).
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