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WEPHREN - New membersite available on TGHN

The Worldwide Prison Health Research & Engagement Network (WEPHREN) is a new, open access collaborative forum for everyone interested in prison health, aiming to build capacity through research and professional development find out more and take part in the conversation Read more

AREF Research Development Fellowships 2017

Deadline: 28 June 2017

The Africa Research Excellence Fund announces its third call for applications for AREF’s transformative Research Development Fellowships. The Programme aims to enhance the research competitiveness of emerging African researchers with leadership potential who are working on important challenges for human ... Read more

Nigerian Faculty Awarded Gold Level Status

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

Find out more about REDe in this informative video

Introducing the Preparedness Research Capacity Network

Video: REDe is tasked with creating a regional research network that is able to respond to emerging infectious diseases. This regionally-led network needs to be equipped with the knowledge, methods, skills and capabilities to support a high quality, rapid and ... Read more

One Million Visits!

The Global Health Network would like to thank all of the researchers and groups who have made the effort to share their materials

The Global Health Network is celebrating a major milestone in it’s quest to enable life-saving evidence to be gathered in the world’s poorest countries. This is all about a digital platform for medical researchers around the world that is changing ... Read more

New - Global Competency Framework for Clinical Research

Access the new TDR framework here

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 Special Programme for Research and Training in ... Read more

Standardized Research Protocols for Zika

CONSISE and Zika

CONSISE and the Institut Pasteur were asked to draft six standardized research protocols for Zika. Our expertise in rapidly drafting such technical documents, summoning and incorporating technical input have allowed us to support efforts to harmonize epidemiologic and clinical research ... 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

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Global Health Social Science

Participatory Visual Methods : Recommended Reading

by Gill Black

  Body Mapping Gastaldo, D., Magalhães, L., Carrasco, C., and Davy, C. (2012). Body-Map Storytelling as Research: Methodological considerations for telling the stories of undocumented workers through body mapping Retrieved from ...

Global Health Social Science

Qualitative Study of Lymphatic Filariasis in Nepal

by Kamal Ranabhat

  Background. Lymphatic filariasis is endemic in Nepal. This study aimed to investigate health-seeking behaviors and self-care practices of people with filarial Lymphoedema in Nepal. Methods. A cross-sectional study was conducted ...

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