OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME : The Western Pacific Region (WPR), one of the six regions of the World Health Organization, is home to approximately 1.8 billion people, more than one-fourth of the world's population. It stretches over a vast area, ... Read more
Africa Clubfoot Project crowdfunding campaign
New crowdfunding campaign launched to raise funding to deliver clubfoot training to healthcare providers in Africa.Learn more
Get free training on research & trials skills to do better Zika virus research
The Training Centre brings together a wealth of training materials and resources from across The Global Health Network for all your research training and continued professional development needs. Free and open access.Learn more
Find research sites & studies to collaborate with on Zika research
Are you a research scientist working in Zika infection? Or an institution looking for partners to run a study on Zika? This free facility helps put you in contact product development organisations, researchers and funding agencies across the world.Learn more
OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME : The Regional Office for Africa (AFRO), based in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, is one of the six regions of the World Health Organization (WHO). AFRO is responsible for 47 of the 54 countries in Africa. ... Read more
The first e-learning course on health financing policy for universal health coverage has now been launched. This e-learning course comprises six modules which cover the core functions of health financial policy as conceptualised by WHO. Each module is divided into ... Read more
An international group of top TB experts from several leading institutions has published a primer on tuberculosis (TB) in the journal Nature Reviews Disease Primers. The 23-page primer, part of a series featuring the latest state-of-the-art advances in various health ... Read more
TDR and The Global Health Network are pleased to announce the launch of their Global Competency Framework for Clinical Research. This is a flexible framework which lists the competencies that should be demonstrated by the research team as a whole ... Read more
A unique symposium covering every aspects of research including basic, clinical and operational science, necessary to identify, validate and develop new biomarkers in human health. Read more
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Anticipated timeframe: Summer 2017 Location: Washington, DC / Arlington, VA The Global Health Fellows Program (GHFP) II is pleased to announce its call for summer 2017 internship applications with the US Agency for International Development (USAID). We ... Read more
This is a reminder that the application deadline for the latest round of Grand Challenges Explorations is November 9, 2016, 11:30 A.M. US Pacific Day Light Time. Two-page proposals are being accepted online on the following topics: Assess Family Planning ... Read more
Executive summary The Next Generation Scientist (NGS) Program is a university accredited annual 3-month research internship for Masters, PhD and post-doctoral level scientists and clinicians from low and middle-income (LMIC) countries. The program was initiated in 2011 and is supported ... Read more
We are delighted to announce that our new grants round is now open. RSTMH are pleased to be able to offer £100,000 in this new round of travel scholarships and small grants. Our aim is to support clinicians and scientists ... Read more
The grant can be used to cover costs of travel (in either direction i.e. Oxford staff to an African institution or vice versa), accommodation and incidental expenses to a maximum of £5000 (it is anticipated that visits in general will ... Read more
A free, innovative online course that explores the fundamentals of field-based health research through immersive, documentary-style learning. Read more
The short courses programme offered by the Institute of Public Health at Heidelberg University provides opportunities for postgraduate education and professional development. All short courses are open to the institute’s Master’s students, students from other tropEd member institutions, and health ... Read more
The Global Health Network congratulates the Chan Zuckerberg initiative on this important development Read more
This MOOC has been produced by Université de Genève (www.unige.ch), Institut Pasteur (www.pasteur.fr), Université Paris Descartes (www.parisdescartes.fr) and Centre Virchow-Villermé (virchowvillerme.eu). With the help of the intervention of faculty members and international experts, we will explore together the recent Zika ... Read more
Este curso revisado provee una introducción a las BPCL, resume los principios de la BPCL y ofrece un panorama general sobre la implementación de las BPCL en el contexto de un ensayo clínico. Read more
Good Clinical Laboratory Practice (GCLP) is a free, online, multi-module training course developed by The Global Health Network and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Global Health Clinical Consortium.
GCLP: Organisation and Personnel is the second module of the seven module course 'Good Clinical Laboratory Practice'. This module concentrates on the roles and responsibilities of laboratory personnel as defined by GCLP and analyses the structure, organisation and training of personnel involved in a clinical trial. Drawing on GCLP guidelines this module will outline the ways in which GCLP compliance can be achieved and maintained throughout the lifetime of the trial.Go to page
This three module course communicates the methodology of maternal, fetal and newborn growth monitoring and the application of the INTERGROWTH-21st international growth standards to make judgement about appropriateness of growth. In response to the need for guidance on the correct measurement technique for newborn head circumference and an international prescriptive standard for comparisons, with the ongoing ZIKA virus infection, the first module “Assessing newborn size by anthropometry” has been published earlier than the remaining two modules.
This course is available in English, Spanish and Portuguese.Go to page
At Medical Aid Films, we're keen to explore how we can use this excellent publication (see attached) to generate more awareness and commitment to evaluating ...
Outline of the workshop 'Breaking new group - what's the evidence for film in transforming global health?' on Friday 11th November 2016.
Getting the right test, at the right time, to the right population is key to effective dengue control When a parent presents their child at ...
Published on Nov 6, 2014, seminar delivered on the 4th of November 2014 Professor Trudie Lang, Head of The Global Health Network, Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, University ...