The Institute of Public Health, Bengaluru

Is a non-profit academic institution established with a vision of creating an equitable, integrated, decentralised and participatory health system within a just and empowered society.

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IPH strives to strengthen the Indian health system by generating evidence on what works, for whom and why

IPH strives to enhance the capacity of the public health professionals through need-based tailored programs, internships, PhDs and short online courses.

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IPH strives for policy and system-level changes that improve health by engaging with stakeholders at different levels.

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Workshop on “Realist evaluation in health policy and systems research”

Theory driven inquiry and realist evaluation in health policy and systems research

Are you thinking of using realist evaluation (RE) in your work? You have heard of realist evaluation but are unsure if it will work for you in your research or evaluation project? Or are you generally curious about health policy and programme evaluation and would like to learn about realist evaluation?

Then this 3 day workshop on realist evaluation is the most appropriate starting point for you to understand this approach. Through this hands-on workshop the concepts of theory-driven inquiry and particularly realist evaluation will be explained. The workshop will help participants understand and design a study based on realist evaluation using practical examples. Realist evaluation is an essential evaluation method that is idea to study programmes and policies in health. The starting point of a realist evaluation is the fact that programmes and policies work for some and not for others and hence the technique allows to explain how and why programmes and policies work, especially in complex health system settings.

If you are working or considering to work in these areas of health policy and systems research and would like to equip yourself with this approach join us from 9 – 11 October in Bengaluru for an immersive learning experience.

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THETA team at TRIBECON conference

Congratulations to our Towards Health Equity and Transformative action on tribal health (THETA) team from health equity cluster for their upcoming presentations at TRIBECON, a national conference on tribal health by Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences in...

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IPH Annual Day 2019

On August 30th 2019 IPH celebrated its annual day marking the completion of 14 years in the field of public health. The day began with presentations from the four research clusters sharing of learning and reflections by teams. It was an opportunity for new staff,...

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