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Table 1 Examples of VIGH research and service initiatives in Nigeria

From: The V-BRCH Project: building clinical trial research capacity for HIV and noncommunicable diseases in Nigeria

Study/Grant # Focus Years Fund
1. Renal Risk Reduction ‘R3’ Trial 1U01DK112271 [20] Chronic kidney disease prevention in HIV 2017–2022 NIDDK
2. SPRING Trial
Primary stroke prevention in sickle cell disease 2015–2020 NINDS
3. BRIDGE Trial
Childhood epilepsy 2019–2024 NINDS/FIC
4. RT-OLA-PCR assays for ARV resistance testing in Nigeria R21AI150828 HIV drug resistance testing in antenatal care 2019–2021 NIAID
5. BRIDGE Trial
R21TW010899 [21]
Childhood epilepsy 2017–2019 NINDS/FIC
6. SPRINT Trial
TRF1263028 [19]
Secondary stroke prevention in sickle cell disease 2016–2019 Thrasher Foundation
7. Optimizing PMTCT R01HD075075 Implementation science, PMTCT 2012–2016 NICHD/FIC
8. SPIN Trial,
R21NS080639 [17, 18]
Primary stroke prevention in sickle cell disease 2012–2015 NINDS
9. FGHiN Nigeria,
HIV service delivery 2013–2018 CDC/GAP
10. FGH Nigeria
HIV service delivery 2008–2013 CDC/GAP
  1. ARV  antiretrovirals, CDC/GAP  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Global AIDS Program, FGHiN Friends for Global Health Initiative in Nigeria; FGH  Friends in Global Health, FIC  Fogarty International Center, SCD  sickle cell disease, NIAID  National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIDDK National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, NICHD Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NINDS  National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, PMTCT  Prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission