News & Commentary

19 May 2015

Introducing the new Health Systems Global Secretariat

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Dear HSG members, warm greetings from the new Health Systems Global (HSG) Secretariat. As you may already know, in March 2015 the Secretariat moved from the Center for Health and Infectious Disease Research at the University of Copenhagen to Curatio International Foundation, based in Tiblisi, Georgi...

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14 May 2015

TWG on Quality holds workshop in London on Quality Improvement Evaluation Designs

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About 60 health system researchers and implementers from around the world gathered in London on April 20 th to participate in a workshop on “Evaluation Designs for Quality Improvement Practice and Research” . The meeting was a collaboration between the HSG Thematic Working Group on Quality, the ...

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26 February 2015

Impact factor: what are WE going to do about it?

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Dr Jeffrey V. Lazarus Through a new non-exclusive affiliation with BMC Health Services Research , announced a few months ago, Health Systems Global members can have publication charges reduced when they publish in many of BioMed Central’s numerous open-access journals. Even though the affiliation ...

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25 February 2015

Global Mapping of Health Policy and Systems Research Training report: Out now

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The Health Systems Global Thematic Working Group on Teaching and Learning Health Policy and Systems Research is pleased to announce the release of the Global Mapping of Health Policy and Systems Research Training report prepared with support from the Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research ....

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23 February 2015

HSG secretariat on the move …

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Sara Bennett, HSG, Board Chair When Health Systems Global was established in October 2012, CHIP, the Center for Health and Infectious Disease Research at the University of Copenhagen very kindly agreed to provide a temporary home. During the past few months, we have been seeking to identify a new, a...

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