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Annual plan for the implementation of the resources of institutional technical reserve for the renewal of research infrastructure of the School of Public Health - USP, 2016

Grant number: 16/15898-0
Support type:Research Grants - Technical Reserve for Institutional Research Infrastructure
Duration: September 01, 2016 - February 28, 2017
Field of knowledge:Health Sciences - Collective Health - Public Health
Principal Investigator:Maria Anice Mureb Sallum
Grantee:Maria Anice Mureb Sallum
Home Institution: Faculdade de Saúde Pública (FSP). Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo , SP, Brazil


The Faculty of Public Health, University of São Paulo discussed the implementation of RTI FAPESP 2016 in its various instances. Three departments and the information technology section, this board linked to the FSP, presented their proposals for discussion by members of the Unit of Research Commission which prepared a single plan for the implementation of resources. The plan was submitted to the Congregation for the examination by Mr. members of the Board. Four proposals were approved. The first was presented by Section of Information Technology by the Director of FSP-USP. This was considered a priority, as it will meet students, professors and staff servers in its entirety. The second proposal was presented by the head of the Department of Epidemiology and approved, as will favor the modernization of physical infrastructure occupied by faculty, graduate students and postdocs department. The third proposal was submitted by the head of the Department of Maternal and Child was adopted. The amount requested is small, but the equipment. air conditioning, which will be installed in both enclosures are necessary since they become the most suitable and healthy environments, especially during periods of higher temperature, which undoubtedly is compounded by the use of electronic equipment that generates heat. The fourth proposal was presented by the head of the Department of Nutrition and is part of the renewal plan of laboratories that department. This will be the final stage, as two other proposals for the renewal of these laboratories were provided with RTI resources in previous years. (AU)