Fourth Symposium on Health Systems Research Poster Awards

We are pleased to announce the following winners of the HSR2016 Poster Competition Best student poster award Ona Ilozumba A Mixed Methods Study: Community Health Workers Utilization of Mobile Health Technology in Improving Knowledge and Health Seeking Behavior of Pregnant Women Category: Implementing improvement and innovation in health services and systems II-ns181 Best French poster award Body Ilonga Solidarité africaine …

#HSGSpeaks Highlights – Day 1

HSG Speaks reporters, Sarah Marks and Meghan Kumar give their highlights of the first day of #HSR2016 Sarah Marks Quote from Ben Ramalingam‘s plenary presentation “For every complex problem there is an answer that is simple, easy and wrong”. HL Mencken Marking World Antibiotic Awareness Week Health systems innovations in responding to irrational use of antibiotics – An interesting selection of presentations …

What can public health research bring to humanitarian crises?

In an increasingly interconnected and changing world, collaborative approaches to research are pivotal to building resilient and responsive health systems, especially in acute humanitarian contexts. Elrha’s Research for Health in Humanitarian Crises (R2HC) programme supports research partnerships between academics and humanitarian practitioners, aiming to improve the effectiveness of humanitarian action. Bridging research and humanitarian knowledge Good health outcomes of crisis …