Call for application for Implementation research workshop

Call for application for Implementation research workshop

Institute of Public Health, Bengaluru and Center for Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), Yogyakarta, Indonesia are calling for applicants to participate in the 3rd Batch of the Regional Course on IR that will be held on 15-18 th November, 2017 in Bengaluru, India. We are designated by WHO TDR as Regional Training Center (RTC) for Health Research for the South East Asia Region with a mandate to improve research capacity skills of researchers in the region.
This workshop is a blended training program with a one month online course beginning 18​th Oct 2017 to 8​th Nov 2017 ​followed by a four day workshop from 15​th to 18​th November in Bengaluru, jointly be organised by Institute of Public Health, Bangalore (IPH) & Center for Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), Yogyakarta, Indonesia. For more details (hyperlink the call document attached with this email.)

Strengthening microbiology laboratory capacity in India: health policy implications beyond the diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases

Strengthening microbiology laboratory capacity in India: health policy implications beyond the diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases

The role for rural microbiology laboratory infrastructure strengthening in infectious disease control and strengthening health systems

Speaker

Dr. Husain Poonawala

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Affiliation

Date

03-November-2017

Time

3.00 pm – 4.30 pm

Venue

Institute of Public health
#250, 2nd C Main, 2nd C Cross,
Girinagar Ist  Phase,
Bengaluru – 560085

Malnutrition among children of migrant construction workers (Ahmedabad, Gujarat)

Malnutrition among children of migrant construction workers (Ahmedabad, Gujarat)

Malnutrition among children of migrant construction workers (Ahmedabad, Gujarat): Status and Perceptions, Household Challenges and Policy Gaps.”Malnutrition among children of migrant construction workers (Ahmedabad, Gujarat): Status and Perceptions, Household Challenges and Policy Gaps.”

Speaker

Divya Ravindranath

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Affiliation

Date

03-November-2017

Time

2.00 pm – 3.30 pm

Venue

Institute of Public health
#250, 2nd C Main, 2nd C Cross,
Girinagar Ist  Phase,
Bengaluru – 560085

Research methods seminar series – 1

Research methods seminar series – 1

Speaker

Date and Time

18 August 2017, 2.00-5.00 pm

Venue

Institute of Public health

#250, 2nd C Main, 2nd C Cross,

Girinagar Ist  Phase,

Bengaluru – 560085

The seminar will focus on Mapping out the landscape of research methods in public health ranging from experimental/quasi-experimental methods to various other social science research methods and participatory methods in relation to their disciplinary underpinnings, epistemology and ontology. In a second part of the session, there will be a discussion on the typology of research questions in public health, especially within health policy and systems research, focusing on what kind of research approaches suit specific questions and why.

PhD programme at IPH

PhD programme at IPH

The Institute of Public Health Bengaluru (IPH) is launching a PhD programme with the Institute for Trans-Disciplinary Health Sciences and Technology. Those interested can directly register for the PhD via the university website  For those interested in registering for the PhD via IPH, details will be made available shortly on the IPH website

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Regional road safety meeting

Regional road safety meeting

CUTS International in partnership with Centre for Environment & Development (CED) organized a Regional Meeting on ‘Road safety – Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Bill 2017 & Way Forward’ in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala on July 14, 2017. Adv. Mathew T. Thomas (Minister for Water Resources, Govt. of Kerala and former Minister for Transport), inaugurated the meeting
About 100 participants, including delegates from 7 states, attended the workshop. Pragati Hebbar of Institute of Public Health participated in the meeting.