Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development

Active Projects: 18

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Accelerating progress towards Malaria Eradication: Working across Global, Regional, and National levels, and through Operational Research, to Shrink the Malaria Map Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Achieving Global Malaria Eradication through Accelerated Regional Elimination Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health & the Capstone Year (phase IV) of the Commission on Investing in Health Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Improved Models to Inform Tobacco Product Regulation Stanton A. Glantz, PhD Smoking and Tobacco, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Health systems analysis John W. Peabody, MD, PhD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
A Recipe for Prevention: Demonstrating the power of systematic reviews to impact policy making at the US Environmental Protection Agency Tracey Woodruff, PhD, MPH Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Creating an Evidence Base to Limit Sugar Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Argentina Alicia Fernandez, MD Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Implementation and Behavioral Science
Emergency care access and quality research metrics Renee Y. Hsia, MD International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
Culturally Appropriate Interventions of Outreach, Access and Retention among Latino/a Populations - Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center Janet Myers, PhD Women's Health, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care
Tobacco/Marijuana Smoke: From Lab to Public Health Policy Matthew Springer, PhD Smoking and Tobacco, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
The Oakland Unified School District Trauma Informed, Restorative Practices (TIRP) Joyce S. Dorado, PhD Trauma and PTSD, Pediatrics, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Oral health and systemic health in Japan George Taylor, DMD, MPH, DrPH Oral Health, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Guideline development for rheumatic heart disease and endocarditis Ann Bolger, MD Cardiovascular Disease, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Transfusion medicine and Blood safety: Policy, Diagnostics and Standards development Mike Busch, MD, PhD Infectious Disease, Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
Pediatric drug dosing in very low resource environments Melissa Clark, MD Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Immigration and Migration, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Systematic reviews of health interventions Judith Justice, PhD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
Kiguzo: Scholastic Absence Tracking System Maxim L. Ritzenberg, MD Pediatrics, Adolescent Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Training and Capacity Building
Sustained Strengthening of Public Health Laboratory, Transfusion Services and Health Care Worker Infection Control Practices for Ebola Virus Disease in Liberia Kayla Enriquez, MD, MPH Infectious Disease, Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Drug and Diagnostics Development, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening, Training International Scholars and Clinicians

Active Projects: 103

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Managing Diagnostic Uncertainty: An Examination of the Interplay of Technology, Medical Knowledge, and Law in Diagnostic Practice. The Case of Epilepsy Vincanne Adams, PhD Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
LOC-IMPAACT Leadership Group Francesca T. Aweeka, PharmD HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Women's Health, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Task Order Agreement- APRIL and OCELOT Homer A. Boushey, MD Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Pediatrics, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
To carry out re-analysis of data from 5 studies on use Loop-mediated Isothermal Amplication (TB-Lamp) technology for rapid TB diagnostics, stratification of results and reporting Adithya Cattamanchi, MD Tuberculosis, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
TB Guidline Observation and Adherence in Low Income Countries (TB GOAL) Adithya Cattamanchi, MD Tuberculosis, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group (ARIG) Henry Chambers, MD Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Adolescent Modules - AETC Web Site Susan C. Coffey, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Training and Capacity Building
Adolescent Modules - AETC Web Site (Cont.) Susan C. Coffey, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Training and Capacity Building
University of California Global Health Institute Program for Fellows and Scholars Craig Cohen, MD, MPH Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Surgery and Anesthesia, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Immunology, Genetics, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Aging, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Adolescent Health, Health Economics and Policy, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, Smoking and Tobacco, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Triangulation, Global Strategic Information, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Compilation, Synthesis and Grading of Evidence for Questions 5 and 6 Elizabeth Fair, PhD, MPH Tuberculosis, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education Week Long International Training Program Stanton A. Glantz, PhD Smoking and Tobacco, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Monitoring and Evaluating the State Legislative/Regulatory Framework of HIV Testing Laws to Facilitate Implementation of HIV Screening in Health-care Settings Ronald H. Goldschmidt, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
The New York Pepline Ronald H. Goldschmidt, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Training and Capacity Building
Monitoring and Evaluating the State Legislative /Regulatory Framework of HIV Testing Laws to Facilitate Implementation of HIV Screening in Health-Care Settings Ronald H. Goldschmidt, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
National HIV/AIDS Clinicians' Consultation Center Ronald H. Goldschmidt, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Training and Capacity Building, UCSF Professional Education
Reducing HIV Transmission in High Prevalence Districts in North West Province, Republic of South Africa through Comprehensive and Integrated Mobile Primary Health Services Sheri A. Lippman, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Social Franchising Community of Practice Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Policy, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
Enhancing the Social Franchising Community of Practice: Building a Scientific Foundation for Programs Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Policy, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening, Training and Capacity Building, Patient and Peer Education
WHO Multidisciplinary Working Group on Non-State Sector Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
NAPPMED Planning Grant: Engaging Patent and Proprietary Medicine Dealers to improve management of childhood diarrhea and pneumonia in Nigeria Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Pediatrics, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening, Training and Capacity Building, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Health-Related Interventions for Persons Living with HIV Stephen F. Morin, PhD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
TO#1: Recipient Epidemiology and Donor Evaluation Study-III (REDS-III) - International Sites Edward L. Murphy, MD, MPH Infectious Disease, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Evidence Reviews required for the revision of the WHO guidance on the treatment of TB. Payam Nahid, MD, MPH Tuberculosis, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Anal Cytology/HPV Testing Study Joel Palefsky, MD Infectious Disease, Cancer/Oncology, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
The Seventh Vital Sign: Predicting Expenditures with a Global Health Status Measure John W. Peabody, MD, PhD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
Monitoring and Evaluation Framework for Improved Health Sustainability in the Philippines John W. Peabody, MD, PhD Pediatrics, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
Primary Care Physician Assistant and Family Nurse Practitioner Training Program Sally H. Rankin, FNP, FAAN Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening, Training and Capacity Building
International AIDS Education and Training Center E. Michael Reyes, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening, Training and Capacity Building
I-TECH International AIDS Education and Training Center E. Michael Reyes, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Training and Capacity Building, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Pacific AETC Telehealth HIV Mentoring Program for Rural California E. Michael Reyes, MD, MPH Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
Improving HIV/AIDS Training and Delivery Services in the Caribbean E. Michael Reyes, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Training and Capacity Building
Systematic reviews to support the Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) Consolidated Guidelines - 2014/HTM/HIV/007 George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
WHO Adolescent HIV Testing and Counseling (HTC) George W. Rutherford, MD Adolescent Health, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Writing Workshop on Smoking in South Africa George W. Rutherford, MD Smoking and Tobacco, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Population-based HIV Impact Assessments in Resource-Constrained Settings under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Global AIDS Technical Assistance Triangulation Project and Case Study in Botswana George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Guidelines on Health Services Delivery for People with HIV George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
HIV Measurement, Surveillance & Evaluation Methods Consortium George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Development of an Integrated Social Franchising Model/Health Co-op Model George W. Rutherford, MD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Tuberculosis Risk Reduction Project George W. Rutherford, MD Tuberculosis, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance
WHO Cochrane Project: Systematic Reviews for GRADE Profiles for HIV Infected Children George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Pediatrics, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
WHO Adolescent Disclosure (PO# 200612583) George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Adolescent Health, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Interventions for Improving Retention in Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) Programs (PO 200988865) George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening
TRAINING COURSE in HIV Prevention and Treatment Cascade Analysis George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Health Systems Strengthening
WHO Cochrane Project: PMTCT Project George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
WHO Adolescent Community-Based Approaches (PO# 200616590) George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Adolescent Health, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
HIV Prevention for Sero-Discordant Couples George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Family Planning, Newborn and Infant Health, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Bioterrorism Emergency Preparedness George W. Rutherford, MD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention
GH Tech Project: MNCH/FP/HIV George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
WHO ART Guidelines - When to Start (PO 200670959) George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention George W. Rutherford, MD Occupational and Environmental Disease, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Pediatrics, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Impact Evaluation in Malawi George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance
WHO Cochrane Novel Strategies to Prevent MSM HIV/AIDS George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
WHO Adolescent HTC Review Update (PO# 200660799) George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, Adolescent Health, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Global Fund Strategic Review George W. Rutherford, MD HIV/AIDS, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Global Strategic Information
A review of available evidence on the effectiveness of antiretroviral therapy in preventing transmission in sero-discordant couples George W. Rutherford, MD International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Routine System strengthening (RSS) situation analysis George W. Rutherford, MD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) Pilot Program Karen S. Smith-McCune, MD, PhD Cancer/Oncology, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Chemical Industry Document Library Tracey Woodruff, PhD, MPH Occupational and Environmental Disease, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Navigating the Scientific Evidence to Ensure Prevention Tracey Woodruff, PhD, MPH Occupational and Environmental Disease, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance
International Children's Environmental Health Indicators Workshop Tracey Woodruff, PhD, MPH Pediatrics, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Systematic Review Case Study Tracey Woodruff, PhD, MPH Occupational and Environmental Disease, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Tobacco Control Policies in Low and Middle Income Countries Neal L. Benowitz, MD Smoking and Tobacco, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Management Decisions in Financial Conflicts of Interest Lisa A. Bero, PhD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Conflict of Interest in Clinical Practice Guideline Development Lisa A. Bero, PhD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Measuring Design, Reporting and Funding Bias in Nonclinical Research Lisa A. Bero, PhD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training, UCSF Professional Education
Searching for Unpublished Trials Using Trials Registers and Trials Web Sites and Obtaining Unpublished Trial Data and Corresponding Trial Protocols From Regulatory Agencies Lisa A. Bero, PhD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Qualitative Study of Editorial Decision-Making Lisa A. Bero, PhD Health Economics and Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Updating Research Related to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Commission to Build a Healthier America Paula A. Braveman, MD, MPH Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Accelerating Change and Transformation in Organizations and Networks (ACTION) Claire Brindis, DrPH Health Economics and Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
John Eisenberg Legacy Lectureships Claire Brindis, DrPH Health Economics and Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
Natural History and Outcomes of Coccidioidomycosis Retrospective Record Review Study Peter Chin-Hong, MD Infectious Disease, Opportunistic Infection, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Development of a Tool to Assess Adequacy of Anesthesia Services based on the International Standards for the Safe practice of Anesthesia Adrian W. Gelb, MD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Assessing Care Integration in the California Safety Net Kevin Grumbach, MD Health Economics and Policy, Access or Barriers to Care, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
Evaluation of Adherence to National Guidelines on HIV Prevention for HIV-infected Patients in Clinical Care in Nine US Clinics Who Serve Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM) HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening
Family Services Network - Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Infectious Disease, HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
California Poison Control Services 2009-2010 Stuart E. Heard, PharmD Occupational and Environmental Disease, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Returning Genetic Results in Biobanks: Opening an International Dialogue Barbara A. Koenig, PhD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Provision of Technical Assistance to Strengthen HIV Strategic Information Activities Christina (Krysia) P. Lindan, MD, MSc HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Evaluating the Implementation of the CDC's Revised Recommendations for HIV Testing in U.S. Healthcare Settings Janet Myers, PhD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Implementation and Behavioral Science
Pharmacostatistical Modeling and Simulation of Randomized Clinical PrEP Trials Rada Savic, PhD HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Treatment Adherence
Evaluation of Advancing Recovery: State/Provider Partnerships for Quality Addiction Care Laura A. Schmidt, PhD Neurology and Mental Health, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Substance Abuse
Standardizing and Optimizing Treatment for Lupus Nephritis in Children Emily Von Scheven, MD Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Pediatrics, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Establishing Service Delivery Unit Cost Benchmarks to Inform Payment Rates by the Global Fund Gavin M. Yamey, MD, MA, MRCP Health Economics and Policy, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Quantitative estimation of the Global Fund contribution to MDGs 4 & 5 Gavin M. Yamey, MD, MA, MRCP International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Commission on Investing in Health (CIH) Phase 3: Leveraging Global Health 2035 to Shape the SDGs and the Health Investments of Donor, Low-Income and Middle-Income Countries Gavin M. Yamey, MD, MA, MRCP Tuberculosis, Malaria, Women's Health, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Global Health Policy Analysis for the German G7 Team Gavin M. Yamey, MD, MA, MRCP International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Lancet Commission on "Investing in Health: World Bank World Development Report 1993 @ 20 years" Gavin M. Yamey, MD, MA, MRCP Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
NSA Guidelines Cardiovascular Disease, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Global Health Initiatives Carol A. Medlin, PhD, MPA Malaria, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
Impact of State Scope-of-Practice Regulation on the Availability of Nurse Practitioners in Caring for Vulnerable Populations Joanne E. Spetz, PhD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
A National Longitudinal Evaluation of the RISE Program Mica B. Estrada, PhD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Educational Needs and Barriers to Neonatal Care in Pacific Rim Countries Colin (John) Partridge, MD, MPH Newborn and Infant Health, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
Review and synthesis of literature on worldwide community adherence to emergency public health measures during an infectious disease outbreak Alex Chin, MS Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
The Contribution of Unsafe Blood Transfusion to HIV Transmission in Africa: A Literature Review Malika Morar, MS Access or Barriers to Care, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Evaluation of Talking is Teaching: Early Math Intervention, Oakland, CA Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Cognitive load theory in the workplace and implications for health professions education: A critical-realist review of studies among diverse professions Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, UCSF Professional Education
Prototype of technology's role to facilitate surveillance needs for malaria elimination Hugh J. Sturrock, PhD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Quality of Family Planning Services delivered by Medi-Cal providers Heike Thiel De Bocanegra, MPH, PhD Family Planning, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Evidence-based formulary decision-making Jeffrey A. Tice, MD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
California Technology Assessment Forum Jeffrey A. Tice, MD Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
PreP for HIV Prevention in South Africa and Zambia: A Comparative Policy Analysis Marguerite Hanley, MS HIV/AIDS, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Perceptions of Right-to-Health Litigation’s Impact on Maternal Health and Mortality in Brazil Steven Dominguez Jr, MS Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Access or Barriers to Care, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development