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Health Impact Assessment course

In August-September 2011 I did a 2.5-week online course on Health Impact Assessment from the International Health Impact Assessment Consortium (IMPACT) which is based at the University of Liverpool. continue reading

Teaching quantitative research proposal writing at Medunsa

8 and 9 August 2011 I have been teaching quantitative research proposal writing to Doctor of Public Health students at the School of Public Health of the University of Limpopo, Medunsa campus. The first day the focus was on on the elements of a research proposal (research problem, objectives, methods). continue reading

Teaching epidemiological study designs at UP

8 and 9 August 2011 I have been teaching quantitative research proposal writing to Doctor of Public Health students at the School of Public Health of the University of Limpopo, Medunsa campus. The first day the focus was on on the elements of a research proposal (research problem, objectives, methods). continue reading

HIA kick off meeting in Luanda, Angola

As part of a Health Impact Assessment I developed a health baseline study for a region in Angola which in the future might be exposed to certain impacts as a result of an off-shore oil field development. I travelled to Luanda from 16-20 May 2011 to meet with the consultancy firm ARC that hired me to do the task. continue reading

Health Outcomes and the Poor course

In February-March 2011 I did a 6-week online course from the World Bank Institute on the health problems faced by the poor and on pro-poor (health sector) policies. continue reading

Article published on RCTs on malaria interventions in Africa

End of March 2011 an article that I co-authored was published in Malaria Journal on Randomised Controlled Trials (RCTs) on malaria interventions (preventive as well as treatment) that were conducted in Africa in the period 1948 to 2007. continue reading

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