Training Programs

WorldTAP conducts several international training programs at Michigan State University (MSU) including short-term training programs and workshops to structured programs such as the Norman E. Borlaug Fellowship Program, and long-term tailored training programs such as Training of Trainers (ToT) programs, special group training, and individually designed internships.

For more information on specialized programs and if you are interested in setting up a training program with WorldTAP, please contact Dr. Karim Maredia (kmaredia@msu.edu).

2017 WorldTAP Training Programs Schedule

Download the flyer with 2017 training programs

Food Safety – Ensuring a safe food supply for the global community Food Safety

July 15 – 22, 2017 at MSU Campus

For more information

Dr. Nanda Joshi (joshin@msu.edu) 
Dr. Karim Maredia (kmaredia@msu.edu)

Agricultural Biotechnology and Biosafety 

July 30 – August 11, 2017  at MSU Campus

For more information

Dr. Hashini Galhena Dissanayake (galhenad@msu.edu) 
Dr. Karim Maredia (kmaredia@msu.edu)

 Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property Management, Technology Commercialization, and Product Stewardship 

August 20 – September 1, 2017 at MSU Campus

For more information

Dr. Jane Payumo (payumoja@msu.edu)Dr. Ruth Mbabazi (mbabazi@msu.edu) or Dr. Karim Maredia (kmaredia@msu.edu)


2017 WorldTAP Affiliated Programs

Animal Agriculture – Best Practices in Dairy Production

August 13 – 19, 2017 at MSU Campus

For more information
Dr. Nanda Joshi (joshin@msu.edu)
Dr. Karim Maredia (kmaredia@msu.edu)

Marker Assisted Breeding

August 13 – 18, 2017 at MSU Campus

For more information
Dr. Cholani Weebadde (weebadde@msu.edu)
Dr. Karim Maredia (kmaredia@msu.edu)