BRIGHT’s vision, mission and goals


We build global health solutions for today



BRIGHT does state-of-the art global health research with a special focus on the effects of schistosomiasis on reproductive health and HIV transmission. The organization seeks to provide an environment where the best minds will thrive. BRIGHT will use methods based on logic, rigour, knowledge, and excellence. BRIGHT will learn from our results and outcomes, and we will consistently refine our approach. We aim to collaborate with the best, to grow and to learn. We will deliver our research to policy makers, authorities and to our donors. BRIGHT is driven by the passion to provide appropriate outcomes for patients and health professionals in their settings.



We aim to

  1. Make excellent diagnostic tools and intervention strategies for the control of global health problems such as Bilharzia
  2. Take the patient perspective and add value for the health and welfare in our immediate surroundings
  3. Lift the scientific competence through joint activities
  4. Strengthen cooperation for the purpose of developing long-lasting and effective research