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A Need for Reciprocal Partnerships not Aid

IFGH Conference 2014 Partnerships Panorama Key Correspondent: Jessica O’Dowd In Sudan, maternal mortality has been reduced by 86%, with neonatal and stillborn deaths reduced to nearly 50%. The childhood survival rate of cancer has increased to 50% in Tanzania. These were just some of the benefits cited from large...

Report Launch for the Growing Up in Ireland Study

Next week, Monday October 6th, we will see the launch of a report based on the data from the “Growing Up in Ireland” study. The “Growing Up in Ireland: National Longitudinal Study of Children in the Republic of Ireland”, to give it its full name, has already yielded results. Most notably the levels of overweight...

Community approach to preventing violence against women: SASA! study results are out.

Reducing violence against women – SASA! Recent results from the groundbreaking study on the SASA! (meaning ‘Now’ in Kiswahili) approach have been extremely positive, showing reductions in intimate partner violence (IPV), as well as marked shifts towards non-acceptance of IPV, and increasing respect for...

What happened at INMED?

by globalhealth on Nov 6, 2013 in Education, Homepage recent posts, News, Resources
In late September the IFGH co-hosted a symposium on medical electives in conjunction with the Irish Network of Medical Educators (INMED). The discussion ranged from the role of electives, the responsibilities of medical schools, to fundraising and insuring ethical electives. All medical schools in Ireland were...

IFGH Presenter: Professor Malcom Maclachlan

by globalhealth on Feb 26, 2012 in Presentations, Resources
  Posted by Irish Forum for Global Health | Presentations Professor Malcolm ‘Mac’ MacLachlan is with the Centre for Global Health and the School of Psychology at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland and is currently a visiting professor at the Centre for Rehabilitation Studies, StellenboschUniversity, South Africa...

IFGH 2012: The Quagmire of Task Shifting for Service Quality and Coverage: Preliminary Findings from Two Districts of Malawi

  Posted by Irish Forum for Global Health | Conference Abstracts Authors:Kadzandira JM. Author Affiliations:Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland / University of Malawi Option 1– Scientific / Empirical Research Findings Presented as – Oral Presentation Aims: The study is being conducted to assess the impact...

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