Health Systems Global

HSG is a unique organization driven by a diverse, global membership of researchers, decision-makers and implementers who are dedicated to promoting health systems research and knowledge translation. Read more.

HSG Learning Centre

Visit our Learning Centre for commentary on new research and research methods from leading health systems researchers, insights from practitioners and policy makers, videos, webinars and other helpful resources. Explore

An Engaged, Purpose-driven Community

Whether you are a researcher, policy maker or practitioner, you can make a valuable contribution towards HSG’s goals. Our activities span across three broad areas of work: 1. creating new knowledge, 2. supporting knowledge translation by bridging knowledge creation with practical application, and 3. fostering research on the application of knowledge in real world settings. Read more.

Global Symposium

The Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research will take place in Vancouver on 14-18 November, 2016. The theme of the symposium is, "Resilient and responsive health systems for a changing world". Read more.
  • HSG Board Officers and Secretariat meeting focuses on growing the community and intensifying engagement

    24 July 2015 454 0

    Health Systems Global Board Officers recently held a mini-retreat in Istanbul on June 23-24, 2015 with the new HSG Secretariat. The purpose was to evaluate the current functioning of the organization, craft a clear road map for 2015–16 and start the process of revisiting the long-term strategy for...

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  • How can we best work with for-profit drug vendors for better health care?

    23 July 2015 282 0

    Birger Forsberg* At the 11th World Congress in Health Economics in Milan Jenny Liu from University of California San Francisco and I, both active in the Health Systems Global Thematic Working Group on the Private Sector in Health , organized a session on market challenges and low-cost solutions in i...

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Join an exciting global community of over 1,500 health systems researchers, policy makers and practitioners that includes the leading thinkers in the field of health systems. Members receive access to exclusive knowledge products, discounted registration fee for the biennial global symposia on health systems research and discounted access to leading health systems research and policy journals.

Residents of low and middle-income countries are eligible to receive a discount on the membership fee.

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