Author Archives: Globalization and Health

The Global Fund’s paradigm of oversight, monitoring, and results in Mozambique

The Global Fund is one of the largest actors in global health.

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Donor-funded project’s sustainability assessment: a qualitative case study of a results-based…

Results-based financing (RBF) is emerging as a new alternative to finance health systems in many African countries.

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Operationalizing mHealth to improve patient care: a qualitative implementation science…

Mobile health (mHealth) applications have proliferated across the globe with much enthusiasm, although few have reached scale and shown public health impact.

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Incremental cost and cost-effectiveness of low-dose, high-frequency training in basic emergency…

Low-dose, high-frequency (LDHF) training is a new approach best practices to improve clinical knowledge, build and retain competency, and transfer skills into practice after training.

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Map of biomedical research in Cameroon; a documentary review of approved protocols from 1997 to…

Over the last decade, there has been a rapid increase in biomedical research in Cameroon.

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Malaria control in rural Malawi: implementing peer health education for behaviour change

Interventions to reduce malaria burden are effective if communities use them appropriately and consistently.

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Challenges to implementing Gavi’s health system strengthening support in Chad and Cameroon:…

Since 2005, Gavi has provided health system strengthening (HSS) grants to address bottlenecks affecting immunization services.

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Disentangling regional trade agreements, trade flows and tobacco affordability in sub-Saharan…

In principle, trade and investment agreements are meant to boost economic growth.

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Patent landscape of neglected tropical diseases: an analysis of worldwide patent families

“Neglected Tropical Diseases” (NTDs) affect millions of people in Africa, Asia and South America.

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Measuring the bias against low-income country research: an Implicit Association Test

With an increasing array of innovations and research emerging from low-income countries there is a growing recognition that even high-income countries could learn from these contexts.

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Comparison of online marketing techniques on food and beverage companies’ websites in six…

Food and beverage marketing contributes to poor dietary choices among adults and children.

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Disentangling the effects of a multiple behaviour change intervention for diarrhoea control in…

Diarrhoea is a leading cause of child death in Zambia.

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A scoping review of mentorship of health personnel to improve the quality of health care in low…

Most Low and Middle-Income Countries are facing a crisis in human resources for health which compromises their ability to meet health related targets outlined by the Sustainable Development Goals.

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Global collaborative healthcare: assessing the resource requirements at a leading Academic…

Academic Medical Centers (“AMCs”) have served as a hub of the United States (“US”) health system and represented the state-of-the art in American health care for well over a century.

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