Webinar

Translating Evidence to Policy: It has been done! Learning from the Chilean Health Benefits Plan development process

22 July 2015

Health Systems’ Global (HSG)’s  Translating Evidence into Action Working Group  hosted this webinar exploring Chile’s use of evidence in the design of their Universal Access with Explicit Guarantees (AUGE) health benefit plan (HBP) and reflecting on factors that can facilit...

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Health systems research in fragile and conflict-affected states: creating consensus on a global research agenda

Wed, May 27, 2015 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM UK time

Date and Time: Wed, May 27, 2015 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM UK time With talk of ‘wake up calls’ and ‘windows of opportunity’ the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has prompted attention to health systems in conflict-affected and fragile states. This focus is welcomed. But how can research support streng...

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Advances in knowledge on the role of the private sector in health systems

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Earlier this year, Health Policy and Planning released a special supplement on the role of the private sector in health. The supplement was a direct result of a meeting in Toronto, Canada held in 2011. The symposium invited researchers and policy makers around the world to participate with presentat...

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Exploring the Ethics of Health Systems Research

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Description Health systems research is increasingly being funded by international donors and conducted in low and middle-income countries but little conceptual work has been done to clarify the field’s ethical dimensions. This is problematic because health systems research has distinctive features...

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Impact of community health workers: Current evidence base and essential focus areas

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Community health workers (CHW) are receiving growing attention as programmes led by governments and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are implemented around the world. This webinar will ask: As countries scale up CHW programmes, where is a stronger evidence base needed to support policy developm...

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