The Kitale AMPATH
clinic is located at the district hospital.
director of the Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center and co-founder of the AMPATH
, a project developed by Florida International University (FIU) in collaboration with Global Crossing, interconnects the research and education networks in South America, Central America, the Caribbean, Mexico and other countries to U.
As one of the largest and most comprehensive HIV/AIDS programs in the world, and for its unique model of North-South institutional cooperation, AMPATH
was nominated for a 2007 Nobel Peace Prize.
has been nominated multiple times for the Nobel Peace Prize.
Global Crossing supports research and educational networks around the world with its high-capacity, MPLS-enabled backbone, including the AMPATH
network linking research and educational institutions in North and South America; the eMerlin very large radiotelescope array; the GEANT multi-gigabit pan-European backbone; ALICE, a project to link GEANT universities in 18 South American countries, and SURFnet, the Netherlands' national network for research and education.
Terremark welcomes the FLR's South Florida core node and its members to the NAP of the Americas, which today serves as the home for Internet2's South Florida Gigapop and for FIU's AMPATH
Global Crossing's high-capacity, MPLS/IP backbone network and extensive global fiber infrastructure support research and educational networking projects such as SURFnet, the Netherlands' national network for research and education; the GEANT multi-gigabit pan-European backbone; ALICE, a project to link GEANT to universities in 18 South American countries; the AMPATH
network linking research and educational institutions in North and South America; and the eMERLIN very large radiotelescope array.
We entered into a Research and Development Agreement with Florida International University to work together on research and development projects, making the NAP of the Americas the home of the AMPATH
Network and South Florida's Internet2(R) GigaPoP with its 180 university members.
More than 140,000 patients have been treated through a program called AMPATH
, which has expanded to 60 sites throughout the country.
, a service collaboration between Moi University and local clinics in the Eldoret region of western Kenya, carried out viral load tests on all patients receiving ART who had suspected immunological signs of treatment failure (a CD4 cell decrease of at least 25% over the previous 6 months).
FIU joins RNP, DANTE, HEAnet, AMPATH
, FAPESP, SurfNET and other world-class organizations, underscoring Global Crossing's growing reputation as high-speed connectivity provider of choice to research and educational networks worldwide.