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Oxford University Clinical Research Unit



The Oxford University Clinical Research Unit (OUCRU)  

is a large-scale clinical and public health research unit  hosted  by the Hospital of Tropical Diseases (HTD) in Ho Chi Minh City. OUCRU  has received considerable support from the Wellcome Trust since its establishment in 1991.

Research covers immunology, host and pathogen genetics, molecular biology, virology, mathematical modelling, bioinformatics, biostatistics and epidemiology.

OUCRU is one of the  institutions for the South East Asia Pig and Poultry Partnership which includes  Prof Duncan Maskell of Cambridge University.


Cambridge-Africa Day 2018  

10th Anniversary Celebration

Guest speakers include: Prof Stephen Toope, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge and  Dr Tom Kariuki, Director of AESA , African Academy of Sciences

1st May 2018 at St Johns College, University of Cambridge

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Glow Conference 2018 

Theme: Bench to Bedside: An inter-disciplinary approach to maternal and newborn health

19th June 2018 – 20th June 2018

Murray Edwards College, Cambridge

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