Faculty members are active educators on a local common national, and global scale on topics of HIV infection, international childhood tuberculosis, and international child health.
Operational since 2000, BIPAI is currently one of 29 AIDS International Training and Research Program nationally. The AITRP began in 1988 as one of the first research training programs sponsored by the Fogarty International Center of the United States National Institutes of Health. The primary goal of the AITRP is to build multi-disciplinary biomedical, behavioral and social science research capacity for the prevention, care and treatment of HIV/AIDS and HIV-related conditions for those adults and children affected by HIV/AIDS in collaborating countries. BIPAI AITRP collaborating countries are Botswana, Romania, Tanzania, and Uganda. See more information on the BIPAI AITRP Fellowship Program.