Federal University of Paraiba

Federal University of Paraiba (UFPB): UFPB is the main public university of the state of Paraiba, Brazil whose main campus is located in the city of João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil. The University offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and the main campus in João Pessoa is comprised by the Centre for Exact and Life Sciences, centre for Human, Language and Art Sciences, Centre for Health Sciences, centre for Applied Social Sciences, Centre for Education, Centre for Technology and Centre for Juridical Sciences. Centre for Agricultural sciences is located in campus II (Areia). Centre for Technician Formation is located in Campus III (Bananeiras) and Centre for Applied Sciences and Education in campus IV (Mamanguape). CAS’s graduate program offers animal sciences and veterinary medicine focal areas and in 2009, it received a top ranking in the country for its Animal Sciences graduate program. UFPB in general and the Health Sciences Center in particular have a significant gap in highly skilled manpower in the areas of infectious diseases. The collaborative initiation between OSU and UFPB includes a series of cooperative activities that include research collaboration in the areas of food safety and zoonoses, student exchange and study abroad programs and organization of joint workshops, symposia.http://www.ufpb.br/Cached - Similar