Grand Challenges

Grant Opportunities and Updates

Dear Colleague, We are excited to share the news about a new Grand Challenges initiative with open grant opportunities, grants recently awarded, last month’s annual Grand Challenges meeting, and the latest blog in the Innovation series. Read more

RSTMH strategy launch Oxford - registration open!

Date and time: Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

RSTMH are delighted to be hosting a meeting in Oxford with the Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, University of Oxford. The meeting will start at 12:00 with Professor Nick White presenting on antimalarial drug resistance. Tamar Ghosh, RSTMH ... Read more

Data Management Systems - Your Views Needed

The Global Health Network undertook a comparative evaluation of 13 Clinical Data Management Systems to assess them for their suitability for use in Low resource settings. We now want to ask the Global Health Network users whether you could add ... Read more

TDR: Call for proposals

Deadline for submission: 5 February 2017, 17:00 (CET)

The overall objective of this call is to support a landscape analysis to better identify the knowledge gaps and lessons learned about the transmission patterns and ecology of the mosquito vectors, and the challenges and successes in preventing and controlling ... Read more

Novartis Internship: Next Generation Scientist Intern 2018

Apply by 30th November 2017

What is the Next Generation Scientist Program? 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 ... Read more

ISNTD Festival 2018

Early bird registration now open

Date: 27 March 2018 Location: Wellcome Trust, London ISNTD Festival will bring together the creative arts and global health communities to explore the issues, challenges, opportunities and solutions that are needed to transform research into actual change. Read more

ARNTD - 11th Annual NTD Conference 2017

Registration & Abstract Submission now open!

Date: 6-7 December 2017 Location: Sarova Panafric Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya The theme of this conference is patrnership towards the achievement of the Global Goals for control, elimination, and eradication of neglected tropical diseases. Registration closes: 10 November 2017 Abstract submission ... Read more

MITx Course!

Measuring Health Outcomes in Field Surveys

START DATE: 17 September 2017 - Enrolment Open! Massachusetts Institute of Technology are offering a free, 8 week, introductory course exploring the fundamentals of field-based health research through documentary-style learning at ongoing research projects in India and Kenya. Read more

Conference on Global Health Systems

Crossing Boundaries 3

Date of Event 7th December 2017 Last Booking Date for this Event 2nd October 2017 Description With support from the Medical and Social Sciences Divisions this conference aims to promote cross-divisional research collaborations iin global health systems to help LMIC ... Read more

Important call for action: Chikungunya Outbreak

Researchers in Brazil want to share that there have been 40 confirmed deaths from Chikungunya in Fortaleza. This is a significant increase in both mortality and the severity of the disease. The Fortaleza research team are part of the REDe ... Read more

International Workshop "Health Economics"

Open call for applications

First Announcement for the International Course "Health Economics" December 4-7, 2017, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam On behalf of the Organizing Committee, I would like to solicit applications for the International Workshop Health Economics that will be held in the ... Read more

KIT: training programme 2017

Laboratory quality management & the WHO LQSI tool

Course Date: November 6 - 10th 2017 Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands Early bird fees before 7th September 2017! For more information and to register, please follow the link: Read more

First World Report on Health Policy and Systems Research

The first-ever World Report on Health Policy and Systems Research has been launched recently by the Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research. For more information and to access the report, please follow the link: Read more

New e-Seminar 

Dr Roma Chilengi

Presented 27th July 2017