Flagship Partnership Research Grant
The International Flagship Partnership Research Grants (IFPRG) Program is intended to support:1. workshops to initiate / enhance BIT- U of S research collaboration, and
The IFPRG Program is co-funded by the U of S and BIT on a 1:1 matching basis. The funding will support partnership-building activities, external research grant preparation and submission, and travel related expenses. Proposals should identify and detail proposed international research funding applications as outcomes of the IFRPG grant/collaboration.
Silver Jubilee of Omayal Achi
Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of our partnership with Omayal Achi College of Nursing in Chennai, India
In 1992, Omayal Achi College of Nursing (OACN) was established near Ambattur, Chennai. Our fruitful partnership began with co-hosting an International Conference on Stroke Prevention and Epidemiology. In 1994 Dr. Vivian Ramsden (Academic Family Medicine) was invited to OACN to provide cardio-pulmonary resuscitation training to Master's students and faculty; as well as, to set up an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in a community hospital that was facilitating nursing experiences for the students at OACN. That relationship remains today. (continue reading)