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Book: Global Population Health and Well- Being in the 21st Century

December 7, 2015 in Public health news

The book/text promotes innovative and transformative paradigms for global public health practice, curricula, workforce training, and leadership.

Cape Town based sabbaticals for practitioners in the field of health policy and systems research & analysis

July 29, 2014 in Job opportunities

Call for expressions of interest from policy-makers and mid to senior level managers operating in the South African public health system.

Third Global Symposium on Health Systems Research

May 26, 2014 in Conferences, Public health news

The Symposium will be held in Cape Town, South Africa, from 30 September to 3 October 2014.

Canon Collins Scholarship for Masters Study in the UK

February 18, 2014 in Public health news

Scholarships for one year taught Masters study at 5 UK Universities are currently available.

Policy BUDDIES: baseline assessment of capacity for evidence informed decisions

November 19, 2013 in Public health news

The use of evidence in policy making can be enhanced through interaction between and joint efforts of policymakers and researchers.

Advocacy for a healthy energy policy – The experience of a national consultative process

November 19, 2013 in Public health news

Three Health and Energy roundtables were held to identify the health impacts of current energy policy and systems; develop an advocacy position for a healthy energy policy; and develop a strategy for informing and mobilising the health sector on energy and health.

Primary Health Care and Health in All Policies

November 19, 2013 in Articles

Health in All Policies (HiAP) is an approach to public policies across all sectors that systematically takes into account and steers clear of negative consequences for health and health systems. HiAP speaks to policies across all sectors and while the health sector has a substantial role in making HiAP a reality, an ever present HiAP approach should not be the exclusive role of the health sector. We do not limit ourselves to just HiAP but also implement Health in All Actions (HiAA). We need keen and relevant academic and research activity, active citizenry and vibrant and relevant civil society organizations to make HIAP and HiAA a reality for better health for all citizens.

Workshop in Research Application to Policy

May 9, 2013 in Events, Public health news

HE2RO announces a new short course, Workshop in Research Application to Policy, 14-16 August 2013, Pretoria.

New report CHEPSAA: Comparative Results of Capacity Needs Assessments in African partner institutions

November 1, 2012 in Public health news

This report from the Consortium for Health Policy and Systems Analysis in Africa Report documents health policy and systems needs assessments of 7 African universities, compiled by the University of Leeds.

9th Annual Johns Hopkins Fall Institute Scholarships

July 5, 2012 in Public health news

The Hopkins Fall Institute 2012 focuses on Health Policy and Management. We offer many scholarships that fully cover the admissions fees.