MRC Gambia About us landing page

Find out more about MRC Unit The Gambia. Learn about our background and mission, read profiles of our staff members, and find out how to contact us.

Our background

The MRC Unit The Gambia at LSHTM is one of two research units established in sub- Saharan Africa by the Medical Research Council UK and is the MRC Unit The Gambia at LSHTM’s single largest investment in medical research in a low and middle income country. MRC Unit The Gambia at LSHTM represents a unique concentration of scientific expertise and high quality research platforms in the West African region.

Meet the team

Read about the background of our team.

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Major donors

All of MRC Unit The Gambia at LSHTM’s funding for science is obtained from competitive sources. Read a list of some of our major donor agencies.

Frequently asked questions

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External visits

Learn about our communication strategy, our availability to local and international press, and our schedule for external visits.

Contact us

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