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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, …

Short courses in life sciences, health systems and public health research

Short course are offered on regular basis at IHI training centre in Bagamoyo. The courses target statisticians, research officers, project/program officers, health managers, district/regional medical officers, academicians, health secretaries, under graduate and post graduate students.

short-courses-in-communicationShort course  offered include: Social determinants of Health; Systematic reviews; Data analysis; Writing for publication and Grants; Literature Management (Mindmapping, search strategies, citation and reference Management and Plagiarism); Basic and advanced statistical analysis methods (qualitative, quantitative and mixed method); Geographic Information Systems and Environmental Modelling; Economic evaluation of health programs, and Project management

Others include: Modeling for infectious diseases; Essential research  skills for vector biologists; Essential R  skills for vector biologists; and Media communication. In many instances, IHI offers these short courses ion partnership with other institutions and collaborators. In other cases however, specialist IHI staff may offer specific targeted courses as well. The Training and Capacity Building Department manages the annual time tables for these courses

 

Key Staff:

Kafuruki Shubis

Dickson Wilson

Angel Dillip

Partners

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology

Funders

Ifakara Health Institute

Projects Location

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