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: http://www.who.int/alliance-hpsr/news/2017/worldreport-hpsr/en/ Read more
Global Competency Framework for Clinical Research
The TDR Global Competency Framework for Clinical Research is a flexible framework which lists all the competencies that should be demonstrated by a research team to carry out a successful clinical study. The framework can be applied to any clinical ...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
Date: 7 - 8 September 2017 Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom For more information and to register, please follow the link: https://www.microbiologysociety.org/event/society-events-and-meetings/focused-meeting-2017-international-meeting-on-arboviruses-and-their-vectors.html Read more
Deadline for abstract submission: Monday 24 July midday GMT. Please follow the link for more information: https://rstmh.org/events/african-research-progress-abstract-submission-now-open Read more
Registration now open! Deadline for abstract submission: 20th June 2017 For more information, please follow the link: http://umconference.um.edu.my/dengueconference2017=3848 Read more
WHO are currently advertising the following positions based in different countries Read more
Date: 19th July 2017 Location: London Registration is now open! For more information about the conference and to register please follow the link: http://www.isntdbites.com/home/4565432927 Read more
The Global Health Trials Nigerian Regional Faculty has been awarded gold status for its continued work building research capacity in Nigeria through blended learning, workshops, and networking. The gold status award follows the preparation of a detailed strategic plan for ... Read more
Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce the following FREE Online Training Course. Start of Registration: 21.05.2017 End of Registration: 19.06.2017 Read more
TDR is offering a limited number of bursaries to attend the Global Evidence Summit in Cape Town, South Africa, 13-16 September 2017. Researchers, policy-makers and others contributing to knowledge translation activities or evidence-to-policy work are invited to apply. Deadline for ... Read more
Date: 29th September - 1st October 2017 Location: Moshi, Tanzania Registration is now open! For more information and to apply: https://rstmh.org/events/african-research-progress-abstract-submission-now-open Read more
Date: 15 - 17 October 2017 Location: Berlin, Germany For more information and to register, please visit: https://www.worldhealthsummit.org/about-whs.html Read more
ASLM Lab-Corps Fellowship Program: Laboratory Fellow Application Deadline: The application website (http://www.aslm.org/get-involved/fellowships-programme/) closes on 12 May 2017 at 16:00 Addis Ababa time. Location and Number of Positions: ASLM is recruiting one Lab-Corps fellow for a short-term fellowship (ending 31 August ... Read more
Date: 16-20 October 2017 Location: Antwerp. Belgium Early bird registration is now open until 31st July 2017 Please click the link for more information and to register: http://www.ectmih2017.be/ Read more
HIFA - New online discussion on the use of systematic reviews
TDR and the Lancet are sponsoring a virtual discussion on systematic reviews, with particular emphasis on their role in low- and middle-income countries. The discussion is taking place on the HIFA forum (Healthcare Information For All), with parallel discussions on CHIFA (child health and rights), HIFA-French, HIFA-Portuguese, and HIFA-Zambia.
Good Clinical Laboratory Practice (GCLP) is a free, online, multi-module training course developed by The Global Health Network and the Global Health Clinical Consortium.
GCLP: Facilities, Equipment, Materials & Reagents is the third module of the seven module course 'Good Clinical Laboratory Practice'. This module provides a detailed analysis of GCLP guidance for laboratory facilities including biosafety, design, workflow, security, archiving and waste disposal. It also analyses GCLP guidance for equipment, materials and reagents utilised in the laboratory and how they are implemented and managed.
The Global Health Network is pleased to announce the launch of a new seven-module eLearning course which has been adapted from the WHO training manual and resources on:
‘Ethics in epidemics, emergencies and disasters: Research, surveillance and patient care’.
The course offers comprehensive training exploring the wide range of ethical issues faced by health professionals and policy makers working in the context of epidemics/pandemics and disaster situations, focusing primarily on the key areas of research, surveillance and patient care.
Researchers develop a predictive software system to identify city-specific, dengue fever risk areas amid a global increase in cases. https://eos.org/articles/mapping-dengue-fever-hazard-with-machine-learning
To mark ASEAN Dengue Day 2017, we speak to two leading experts in the region about the challenge of controlling this vector-borne disease With special ...
Information sharing and dissemination is one of the pillars of stakeholder engagement. It is also a very challenging activity for innovative vector control activities. A ...