News & Commentary

30 November 2016

Extension! Call for papers: special supplement of Health Policy and Planning on "resilient and responsive health systems for a changing world"

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We are pleased to announce that after listening to author feedback at the  Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research , which took  place in Vancouver, Canada 14th-18th November 2016 , we have made the decision to extend the submission deadline for our call for papers on ‘Re...

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29 November 2016

WEBINAR: Sustaining CHW Programs in the HIV Response: Lessons Learned from the United States

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When: Wednesday, November 30, 2016, 9:00–10:30am EST/2:00–3:30pm GMT Register to participate In the United States, community health workers (CHWs) are culturally diverse and work in underserved areas, much like communities served by CHWs globally. Join us November 30th for a lively panel discuss...

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17 November 2016

Announcing the winners of the Societal Awards in Health Policy and Systems Research

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The Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research (AHPSR) and Health Systems Global (HSG) are pleased to announce the winners of the first-ever Awards in the field of Health Policy and Systems Research. The Awards were presented on 17 November 2016, during the Fourth Global Symposium on ...

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17 November 2016

Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research (AHPSR) shows how participatory leadership strengthens health systems

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The Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research (AHPSR) launched a report today at the Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research  which calls for participatory leadership to strengthen health systems. The report, Open Mindsets; Participatory Leadership for Health , was launche...

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14 November 2016

New Health Systems Global Board Officers announcement

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Following a vote by the Health Systems Global (HSG) Board at its meeting on Monday 14 th November in Vancouver, Canada, we are delighted to confirm the names of HSG’s new Board Officers. Kabir Sheikh is named as the new Chair of HSG. Kabir previously served as Vice Chair and will bring significant...

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