University of Gadarif (UoG)

The University of Gadarif) is a public university in the town of Al Qadarif, capital of the state of Al Qadarif in Sudan.  The university was founded in 1990. Faculties include Medicine and Health Sciences, Computer Science and Information Technology, Economics and Administrative Sciences, Agricultural and Environmental, Education and Sharia and Islamic Studies. 

Euroleish.net involvement: The Kala azar Research Centre of Faculty of Medicine of the University of Gadarif, is involved in KalaCoRE consortium (a UKAid-funded VL control program) and participates in the project 1.7 to facilitate an observational study using qualitative method to assess Visceral Leishmaniasis (VL) access barriers and community perspectives of these barriers. This training is supervised by Prof Dr. Gamal Khalid, the Dean, Dr. Yassin Hamed and Dr. Nugdalla. 


Projects

1.7 Access to care for leishmaniasis in Africa

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), Geneva, Switzerland - Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal), Barcelona, Spain - Institute of Tropical Medicine (ITM), Antwerp, Belgium - University of Gadarif (UoG), Gadarif (Al Qadarif), Sudan