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Missed Opportunities in Maternal and Infant Health: reducing maternal and newborn mortality and morbidity in the year after childbirth through combined facility- and community-based interventions
ID: 265448
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2016-01-31
Improving maternal and newborn health requires innovative approaches that maximise opportunities for impact throughout the continuum of care. In the past decade, maternal health services have largely focused on the management of intrapartum complications and on rationalising ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97705
Last updated on: 2017-06-05
Earth Observation and ENVironmental modelling for the mitigation of HEAlth risks
ID: 244100
Start date: 2010-02-01, End date: 2013-05-31
EO2HEAVEN contributes to a better understanding of the complex relationships between environmental changes and their impact on human health. The project will monitor changes induced by human activities, with emphasis on atmospheric, river, lake and coastal marine pollution. E...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 93954
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Cutaneous and Mucosal HIV Vaccination
ID: 241904
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
Despite significant effort over the past decade to design and implement new vaccines strategies against HIV, no one has met its promise to prevent infection and/or to reduce viral load until reaching eradication of the HIV reservoir. To reach this goal, a translational resear...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 93671
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Exploiting Nanobodies in development of new diagnostic tools and treatment methods for Trypanosomiasis
ID: 223048
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2013-06-30
African trypanosomiasis is in need of new diagnostic detection tools and new treatment methods. To date the widely used card agglutination test for trypanosomiasis is not very specific as the test is based on the screening for cross-reactive host antibodies. The availability ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 88946
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Supporting the Use of Research Evidence (SURE) for Policy in African Health Systems
ID: 222881
Start date: 2009-06-01, End date: 2014-05-31
Inadequate access to and use of research evidence to inform health policy limits the achievement of universal and equitable access to healthcare, hinders quality improvement and makes it difficult to use healthcare resources wisely. Poorly informed decision-making about healt...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 91062
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Integrated control of neglected zoonoses: improving human health and animal production through scientific innovation and public engagement
ID: 221948
Start date: 2009-04-01, End date: 2014-12-31
This project aims at Improving Human Health and Animal Production in developing countries through Integrated Control of Neglected Zoonoses in animals, based on Scientific Innovation and Public Engagement. Neglected zoonoses, such as anthrax, rabies, brucellosis, bovine TB, zo...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 90293
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Experience of African countries with global health initiatives
ID: 32371
Start date: 2007-01-01, End date: 2012-12-31
Global health initiatives (GHIs) emerged as an alternative to traditional health development funding. GHIs are seen as an efficient response to global health threats, yet little is known about how the shift from traditional funding mechanisms toward global approaches has impac...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 81332
Last updated on: 2012-01-31
The SUPPORT Collaboration: Supporting Policy Relevant Reviews and Trials
ID: 31939
Start date: 2006-10-01, End date: 2009-09-30
Policymakers do not want to ignore research evidence when making policy but they often do. The goal of SUPPORT is to make this less likely for policy related to maternal and child health in low and middle income countries (LMIC) by improving access to and use of relevant and r...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 80005
Last updated on: 2008-07-08
ID: IC18980346
Start date: 1998-09-01, End date: 2002-02-28
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 46475
Last updated on: 2003-12-02
ID: IC18960108
Start date: 1996-12-01, End date: 1998-11-30
The present research proposal aims at a deeper understanding of the coping strategies of health professionals, their consequences and determinants, including structural determinants. Based on this understanding it further aims to influence the strategies of development and imp...
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 34470
Last updated on: 2001-12-07
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