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Recent Projects

Calcium supplementation on pregnant women

Project summary This is a trial-based study funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. It intends to generate evidence for decision-making on the potential non-inferiority of a lower dose …

Sustainable, Healthy, Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods

The Sustainable, Healthy, Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods is an exciting project in which IHI works with a consortium of partners from Asia and Africa to 1) develop capacity for improved …

Evaluation of household ownership and usage of long lasting insecticide treated nets distributed through school nets programs (LLINs)

This is an evaluation of household ownership and usage of long-lasting insecticide treated nets (LLINs) delivered through school based distribution in specific geographic areas of Tanzania, also called School Net Program -3 (SNP 3). The study is implemented in Lindi, Mtwara, and Ruvuma Regions of Tanzania as well as in the Lake Zone. The primary outcomes are 1) proportion of households with at least one LLIN,  2) Proportion of households with at least one LLIN for every two persons in the households, and 3) Proportion of defacto population with access to an LLIN within their household.

Lead Scientists:

Esther Elisaria

Partners

Johns Hopkins University
Tulane University

Funders

Tulane university
USAID

Projects Location

A PIXELBASE DESIGN
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