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  • 27 Mar 2015

    INDEPTH education workshop kicks off in Accra

    Researchers who are members of the INDEPTH Education Working Group are meeting in Accra for a three-day workshop which was officially opened by the Executive Director of the Network, Prof. Osman Sankoh on Wednesday, 25 March 2015. INDEPTH has Working Groups in over 10 thematic areas and actively...
  • 27 Mar 2015

    Meeting to bring together researchers and policy makers in Tanzania

    The Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) in Tanzania will host a meeting of stakeholders to discuss practical strategies to bridge the gap between research findings and health policy and practice. The meeting to be held in Dar es Salaam on 10 April 2015 follows two similar forums organized by the INDEPTH...
  • 14 Nov 2014

    OpenHDS Training Workshop starts in Dubai

    Twenty-eight participants are taking part in the INDEPTH Data Management Programme’s (IDMP) OpenHDS Training Workshop in Dubai, UAE from November 14 – 17, 2014. OpenHDS is an open source data management system designed for efficient and cost effective data capture, management and...
  • 30 Oct 2014

    Three new centres join INDEPTH Network

    The INDEPTH family is growing. Three new centres have been approved by the board to join the Network. They are the Chokwe HDSS in Mozambique; Cross River HDSS in Nigeria and Kyamulibwa HDSS in Uganda. With these additions, INDEPTH Network currently has 45 member...
  • 29 Oct 2014

    Press Release: Largest ever dataset on individual deaths in Africa & SE Asia reveals changing health of developing world

    An unprecedented insight into the changing health of people across Africa and Asia - including the fluctuating burdens of HIV, malaria and childhood mortality - is revealed today by the publication of the largest ever dataset of individual deaths recorded on-the-ground. Read more
  • 17 Oct 2014

    INDEPTH ED showcases Navrongo HDSS at UNICEF symposium

    The Executive Director of the INDEPTH Network, Prof Osman Sankoh, has participated in a three-day symposium on cohorts and longitudinal studies in low- and middle-income countries organised by UNICEF in Florence, Italy.
  • 11 Oct 2014

    INDEPTH Executive Director presents H3Africa/AWI-Gen project to IJE Editors

    The INDEPTH Executive Director, Prof Osman Sankoh attended on October 10 in London the annual meeting of editors of the International Journal of Epidemiology, the topmost / high-impact journal in its area. An IJE editor himself, Osman seized the opportunity and presented the US-NIH/UK-Wellcome...
  • 4 Jun 2014

    IHTAS participants visit Kilifi, Kenya

    The INDEPTH Healthy Transitions to Adulthood Study (IHTAS) is an intervention research project on adolescent health, with a focus on adolescent sexual and reproductive health which started in 2013. The interventions that will be evaluated within the trial will include making the...

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