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About SANBio Expert Database

Introduction
The SANBio Expert Database enables bioscience experts in the SADC region and beyond to share their profiles and research areas/interests; this information is also matched with available opportunities through the database’s algorithms.
The key focus areas for the SANBio Expert Database are health and nutrition.
The platform also enables both efficient information search and opportunity dissemination for various other stakeholder groups, including research institutions, funders, policy makers, foundations, companies, consultants, and development finance institutions.

Features
- Profiles for:

o Experts
o Research institutions
o Funding organisations
o Private sector entities
- Easy to use and extensive search functionality
- Establishing connections
- Automated matching and notifications of opportunities, including:
o Funding/grants
o Awards
o Research collaboration
o Consultancy
o Employment/vacancies
o Fellowships or scholarships
o Calls for papers (conferences)
o Information exchange
o Media (interview requests)
o … and more

- Noticeboard and discussion functionality
- Private messaging functionality

About SANBio
The Southern Africa Network for Biosciences (SANBio) is a shared biosciences research, development and innovation platform for working collaboratively to address some of Southern Africa's key biosciences issues in health, nutrition and health-related intervention areas such as agriculture and environment. For more information, click here.