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UZ FMHS Research Support Centre

The University of Zimbabwe Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (UZ-FMHS) RSC was established in 2010, as a one-stop centre for research support to faculty and students. The RSC provides research support services that include identification and dissemination of funding opportunities, grant proposal development and submission, award negotiation, project and financial management, research and research management training (short courses). The RSC operates in close liaison with other university structures guiding and supporting research at faculty and central level. These include Departments, Faculty Research Units and Centres, Faculty Research Board, Faculty Research Manager, UZ Research and Innovation Directorate, Centre for Postgraduate Studies, and the Bursar’s Office.

The RSC aims to engender a culture of research in the faculty in line with the university’s Education 5.0 ethos and strategic focus of bolstering its recognition internationally as a centre of excellence in research and innovation.

Current Research Focus

Mental Health
Human Immunodeficiency Virus

Good Clinical Practice Team

RSC Training Room

RSC Building

Online Courses

Official Opening of RSC

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University of Zimbabwe
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Research Support Centre
Parirenyatwa Hospital Grounds

Tel: +263 242 708020, +263 242 705946

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Research Support Centre