Global Health Group (GHG)

Location(s): Africa; Eastern Africa; Madagascar; Mozambique; Tanzania; Zambia; Zimbabwe; Middle Africa; Angola; Northern Africa; Algeria; Southern Africa; Botswana; Namibia; South Africa; Swaziland; Asia; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Uzbekistan; Eastern Asia; China; North Korea; South Korea; Bhutan; Iran; Nepal; Sri Lanka; South-Eastern Asia; Cambodia; Indonesia; Viet Nam; Malaysia; Myanmar; Thailand; Philippines; Turkey; Germany; Latin America and the Caribbean; Central America; Belize; Costa Rica; El Salvador; Mexico; Nicaragua; Panama; South America; Argentina; Paraguay; Dominican Republic; Oceania; Australia; Solomon Islands; Vanuatu

Description

The Global Health Group bridges the gap between evidence, policy and implementation to stimulate practical international and local action to solve critical health challenges. The GHG team of global health experts conducts targeted research and advocacy on behalf of its signature initiatives, expanding global understanding and engaging an ever-growing network of partners to take forward new approaches.

Archived Projects: 40

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Development of an Integrated Social Franchising/ Health Co-op Model to Address TB and HIV among Poor in Sub-Saharan Africa Dominic Montagu, DrPH HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Health Economics and Effectiveness Ethiopia; Malawi; Mozambique; Rwanda; Uganda; Tanzania; Cameroon; Burkina Faso; Nigeria
Development and Evaluation of Health Care Delivery in Developing Countries Dominic Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Effectiveness Myanmar
WHO Multidisciplinary Working Group on Non-State Sector Dominic Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Effectiveness, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development United States
Technical Assistance on Social Franchising Project Dominic Montagu, DrPH Myanmar
Evidence for Global Health Advocacy Richard Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Effectiveness United States
The Global Health Group - From Analysis to Action Richard Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Effectiveness, Policy and Standards of Care United States
Molecular, Spatial, and Temporal Tracking of Parasites: A Potential Strategy for Malaria Elimination Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria Tanzania; Swaziland; China
Purging the Burden: Expanding Malaria Elimination in Southern Africa Richard Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Effectiveness, Policy and Standards of Care Tanzania; Botswana; Namibia; Swaziland
Learning in Action Dominic Montagu, DrPH Patient and Peer Education Myanmar
Swaziland Malaria Indicator Survey 2010 Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Health Systems Strengthening Swaziland
PlasmoTrack: Spatiotemporal Tracking of Malaria Parasites Bryan Greenhouse, MD Malaria Tanzania; China
The Private Delivery of Malaria Treatment: Generating Information to Rapidly Scale-Up Program Dominic Montagu, DrPH Malaria
Preparation of First Global Conference on Social Franchising Dominic Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Effectiveness Kenya
Conference Grant Proposal: First Global Conference on Social Franchising Dominic Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Effectiveness United States
Accelerating Malaria Elimination in Southern Africa and Beyond: A Country and Global Initiative Richard Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Effectiveness Madagascar; Tanzania; Botswana; Lesotho; Namibia; South Africa; Swaziland
Innovative Models for Private Malaria Care in Nigeria Dominic Montagu, DrPH Malaria Nigeria
Improving Data on Private Healthcare Use and Provision Dominic Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Effectiveness Burundi; Ethiopia; Kenya; Madagascar; Malawi; Mozambique; Rwanda; Somalia; Uganda; Tanzania; Zambia; Zimbabwe; Cameroon; Congo (Kinshasa); Sudan; South Africa; Benin; Ghana; Mali; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Togo; China; Bangladesh; India; Nepal; Pakistan; Cambodia; Indonesia; Viet Nam; Laos; Myanmar; Philippines; Yemen; El Salvador; Guatemala; Nicaragua; Peru; Papua New Guinea
Role of the Informal Sector in Mixed Health Services Project Dominic Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Effectiveness Burundi; Ethiopia; Kenya; Madagascar; Malawi; Mozambique; Rwanda; Somalia; Uganda; Tanzania; Zambia; Zimbabwe; Cameroon; Congo (Kinshasa); Sudan; South Africa; Benin; Ghana; Mali; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Togo; China; Bangladesh; India; Nepal; Pakistan; Cambodia; Indonesia; Viet Nam; Laos; Myanmar; Philippines; Yemen; El Salvador; Guatemala; Nicaragua; Peru; Papua New Guinea
Advancing Academic Understanding of the Private Sector, and Strengthening the Social Franchising Community of Practice Dominic Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Effectiveness Burundi; Ethiopia; Kenya; Madagascar; Malawi; Mozambique; Rwanda; Somalia; Uganda; Tanzania; Zambia; Zimbabwe; Cameroon; Congo (Kinshasa); Sudan; South Africa; Benin; Mali; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Togo; China; Bangladesh; India; Nepal; Pakistan; Cambodia; Indonesia; Viet Nam; Laos; Myanmar; Philippines; Yemen; El Salvador; Guatemala; Nicaragua; Peru; Papua New Guinea
Ensuring Proper Malaria Diagnosis and Treatment in Nigeria: Piloting Incentives for Diagnostics in the Private Sector Dominic Montagu, DrPH Malaria Nigeria
The Effects of Social Franchising on Access, Use, Quality, and Equity of Health Services in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Proposal for a Systematic Review Dominic Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Effectiveness, Access or Barriers to Care Myanmar
PSI/Myanmar Collaborative Impact Study Planning Dominic Montagu, DrPH Implementation and Behavioral Science Myanmar
Equity Toolkit Development Project Dominic Montagu, DrPH United States
Translational Studies of Plasmodium Falciparum Infection Dynamics Bryan Greenhouse, MD Malaria Uganda; Tanzania; Swaziland; China; India
Improving Malaria Diagnosis and Treatment in Nigeria: Taking a Pilot Study to Scale Dominic Montagu, DrPH Malaria, Health Systems Strengthening Nigeria
Improving Malaria Treatment Practices in Myanmar's Private Sector: An Evaluation of Incentives for Driving Demand for Diagnostic Tools Dominic Montagu, DrPH Malaria, Health Economics and Effectiveness, Health Systems Strengthening Myanmar
Developing the Evidence for Global Health Policy and Advocacy Richard Feachem, DSc, PhD Health Economics and Effectiveness Germany
Donation of Primaquine for the UCSF-Sponsored Phase 2A Dose Escalation Study of the Efficacy, Safety and Pharmacokinetics of Low Single-Dose Primaquine for Gametocytocidal Activity against P. Falciparum in Sub-Saharan Africa Roland Gosling, MSc, PhD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development Mali; Thailand
Preparation of Background Papers to Inform the Gates Foundation Malaria Strategy Roland Gosling, MSc, PhD Malaria United States
A Molecular Strategy to Determine the Origins of Malaria Cases and Map Transmission Potential in Countries Approaching Elimination Bryan Greenhouse, MD Malaria Namibia; Swaziland
NAPPMED Planning Grant: Engaging Patent and Proprietary Medicine Dealers to improve management of childhood diarrhea and pneumonia in Nigeria Dominic Montagu, DrPH Pediatrics, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening, Training and Capacity Building, Training International Scholars and Clinicians Nigeria
Evaluating Re-active Surveillance Strategies for Malaria Elimination in Swaziland Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria Swaziland
Dried Blood Spots on Filter Paper Bryan Greenhouse, MD Malaria Uganda
Profiling the Development of Humoral Antimalarial Immunity Bryan Greenhouse, MD Malaria Uganda
Malaria Elimination Surveillance in Swaziland: Investigation of Strategies to Improve Sensitivity and Efficiency for Detection of Secondary Cases Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria Swaziland
Enhancing the Social Franchising Community of Practice: Building a Scientific Foundation for Programs Dominic Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Effectiveness, Policy and Standards of Care, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening, Training and Capacity Building, Patient and Peer Education United States
Social Franchising Community of Practice Dominic Montagu, DrPH Health Economics and Effectiveness, Policy and Standards of Care, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
PwC/UCSF Fellowship Program Agreement Richard Feachem, DSc, PhD Health Economics and Effectiveness, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training United States
Building a Stronger Evidence Base on Malaria Elimination Richard Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Effectiveness Botswana; Namibia; South Africa; Swaziland; Mali; China; North Korea; South Korea; Bhutan; Nepal; Sri Lanka; Cambodia; Indonesia; Viet Nam; Malaysia; Thailand; Philippines; Solomon Islands; Vanuatu
Process Evaluation of the AHME Partnership Dominic Montagu, DrPH Health Systems Strengthening Kenya; Ghana