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Africa-Oxford (AfOx) Travel Grants

For supporting the establishment of new collaborations between Africa and Oxford for research or teaching related to health and biomedical sciences

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

Zika virus and head circumference

Newborn head circumference online tool

In response to the recent news about the Zika virus, we draw your attention to the International INTERGROWTH-21st Standards for Head Circumference of newborns. Read more

Zika virus infection website

Continuously updated with information and resources

The aim of this website is to provide a platform for sharing and developing research priorities, protocols and data capture systems alongside the latest epidemiological and clinical management information about Zika infection. Also in Espanol and Portugues. Read more

Ask the expert: Sponsorship in non-commercial clinical trials

definitions, challenges and the role of Good Clinical Practices guidelines

Exciting News! We are very lucky to have expert Raffaella Ravinetto (Clinical Sciences Department, Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp) ready to answer your questions about the issue of sponsorship in non-commercial trials. Raffaella is ready and waiting to answer your ... Read more

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Global Health Social Science

Qualitative methods in Podoconiosis research

by The Editorial Team

Using Qualitative Methods to Explore Lay Explanatory Models, Health-Seeking Behaviours and Self-Care Practices of Podoconiosis Patients in North-West Ethiopia Harrison S. Banks1*, Girmay Tsegay2, Moges Wubie2, Abreham ...

Global Dengue Lab

Dengue deaths in São João del Rei

by Valter Moura

São João del Rei has confirmed another death from dengue. The second this year. The case came to light on Friday (August 5) with the closure of the clinical analysis ...

Global Epidemic Research

Global Health Jobs - Who is Hiring?

by Greg Martin

In this video Dr Greg Martin looks at the organisations working in the global health space. Specifically, he talks about how to do a landscape analysis to identify an organisations ...

Global Pregnancy CoLab

Challenges to Collaboration and Solutions

by Global Pregnancy CoLab

Roberts JM, Mascalzoni D, Ness RB, Poston L (2016 Apr). Collaboration to Understand Complex Diseases: Preeclampsia and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes. Hypertension, 67(4), 681-687. Click here to see the full-text ...

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