Background Patient recruitment can be very challenging in paediatric studies, especially in relatively uncommon conditions, such as juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). However, involving children and young people (CYP) in ...
GLOBAL ACTION PLAN ON PHYSICAL ACTIVITY 2018-2030: More ACTIVE people for a HEALTHIER World. Let's be ACTIVE - Everyone, Everywhere, Everyday. The new WHO global action plan to promote physical activity responds to the requests by countries for updated guidance, ...Learn more
Nursing Now featured prominently during the Global Forum for Government Chief Nursing and Midwifery Offices and Triad meeting, co-hosted by the World Health Organization (WHO), International Council of Nurses (ICN) and International Confederation of Midwives (ICM). “Business as usual is ...Learn more
Global Competency Framework for Clinical Research: The TDR Global Competency Framework for Clinical Research is a flexible framework which lists all the competencies that should be demonstrated by a research team to carry out a successful clinical study. The framework ...Learn more
Welcome to Global Health Trials' funding portal. Find a list of major funders, and links directly to their open funding pages so that you can easily find different types of funding opportunities. Funders are listed in alphabetical order.Learn more
GRN supports, and work with, researchers in low and middle income countries to partner with established research groups with the aim to develop an active sharing relationship.Learn more
RESEARCH MATTERS. According to Jade Cole, Critical Care Research Nurse Specialist and Matt Morgan, Honorary Senior Research Fellow medical research is simply NOT just a nice bolt-on to have or an additional sheen to be applied only when the machinery ...Learn more
Background Self-management support is widely accepted for the management of chronic conditions. Self-management often requires behaviour change in patients, in which primary care nurses play a pivotal role. To ...
ORRCA (www.orrca.org.uk) is a free, online, searchable database of research around recruitment to Clinical Trials. It aims to help users identify promising recruitment interventions and inform the ...
Nurses have something important to contribute no matter the specifics of their nursing role on a research team. The question however, is often posed on the 'how to' get ...
Clinical research nurses are busy people! The Global Health Network Training Centre is therefore designed to offer snappy, practical 'how to' training courses that can be completed within 60-90 minutes ...
Sr Cordelia Leisegang and Sr Brenda Wright from the University of Cape Town's Collaborating Centre for Optimising Antimalarial Therapy (CCOAT) were involved in developing (and starring in!) a video ...
UNICEF Communication for Development is seeking comment on draft documents outlining proposed minimum standards for community engagement and indicators for measurement for development and humanitarian practice. Read more
The Global Research Nurses Nigerian faculty ran an exciting two-day workshop in Enugu, Nigeria, for research nurses across Nigeria. The workshop was well attended and here we share the resources and presentations from the day. Read more
The International Workshop on Research Ethics: New Challenges was held in Lima, Peru from 28 to 29 August 2018. This event was jointly organized by the Latin American Forum for Research Ethics Committees (FLACEIS per initials in Spanish), the Peruvian ... Read more
From the web (GCGH): Immunization represents one of public health's most valuable and cost-effective interventions, and delivers positive health, social, and economic benefits. Globally, an estimated 2-3 million child deaths and 600,000 adult deaths are prevented by vaccination on an ... Read more
As part of the Knowledge Gap Analysis REDe - the Research Capacity Network, has put together a comprehensive list of all training materials related to the prevention, detection and treatment of Zika and other arboviruses available in English. Check here... Read more
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ORRCA is a free, online, searchable database of research around recruitment to Clinical Trials. It aims to help users identify promising recruitment interventions and inform the matching or tailoring of these interventions to specific recruitment challenges faced by different types of trial.
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Introduction to Clinical Research is a peer reviewed and certified short course covering the basic concepts of clinical research. The course provides an introductory overview aimed at everyone involved in clinical research and focuses on the main areas of why and how clinical research is carried out, the importance of ethics in research, and an outline of the five main clinical study designs.