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Scientists: Target TB interventions on these transmission hotspots

(Dar es Salaam, September 14, 2017). Scientists at Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) have recently adapted a method for identifying tuberculosis (TB) transmission hotpots using a new technique that could revolutionize …

Research Office, Lab Technicians required

IHI is looking for suitably qualified Research Officer and Laboratory Technicians to fill vacant positions in the Laboratory Unit in Bagamoyo. To apply or share, get more details about these …

Recent Projects

Understanding and enhancing approaches to quality improvement in small and medium sized private facilities in sub-Saharan Africa

This is an evaluation study that IHI is conducting in collaboration with London school of hygiene and tropical medicine. The research takes place in the context of an innovative intervention …

Vaccine Delivery Costing Study

As countries drive towards achieving high and equitable coverage of life-saving vaccines, the availability of sustainable, equitable, and predictable financing for vaccine delivery is essential. Over the last two decades, …

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

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