The Johns Hopkins-Fogarty African Bioethics Training Program (FABTP) is a bioethics capacity development program for institutions within Africa. FABTP is funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Fogarty International Center (FIC), and is directed by Drs. Nancy Kass and Adnan Hyder, faculty of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics.
The program serves as a coordinating center for a consortium of US and African institutions that work together collaboratively to enhance institutional capacities in international research ethics through training, research and service. Consortium member institutions currently include: the Johns Hopkins University; the University of Zambia, School of Medicine; Makerere University, College of Health Sciences; and the University of Botswana, Office of Research & Development.