By Sally Theobald Health Systems Global 2016 was opened by leaders of the Canadian First Nation community through song and dance and a discussion of how health has four components: physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual. The First Nations Perspective on Health and Wellness stress the need for a ...Read more
Extension! Call for papers: special supplement of Health Policy and Planning on "resilient and responsive health systems for a changing world"
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...Read more
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...Read more
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 ...Read more
Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research (AHPSR) shows how participatory leadership strengthens health systems
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...Read more