CAPRISA Postdoc Fellow receives EDCTP fellowship

1 September 2017

Caprisa postdoctoral Fellow Dr Aida Sivro was awarded the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) Career Development Fellowship. The objectives of the fellowship are to promote career development and retention of post-doctoral researchers and postgraduate medical researchers in the research field and in sub-Saharan Africa and to equip the fellows with the ability to establish themselves as independent researchers. Dr Sivro was awarded funding for a three-year period to look at the role of the interferons and interferon signalling in HIV acquisition.