Quality control within laboratories, especially those running clinical trials, is vital to ensure precision and accuracy of the results. Quality control also enables any issues within the processes to be more easily identified and corrected, ensuring reliable and robust data. ... Read more
EDCTP Networks of Excellence
The European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) funds clinical research or prevention and treatment of poverty-related infectious diseases in sub-Saharan AfricaLearn more
The PANDORA consortium aims to develop and strengthen effective outbreak response capacities across all geographical regions in sub-Saharan Africa...Learn more
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Read the report by the African Academy of Sciences, UK Collaborative on Development Research and The Global Health Network Read more
Global Vector Hub, our latest addition to the Network launches with an online workshop: The impact of COVID-19 on global vector control efforts Read more
Responding effectively to outbreaks of infectious diseases saves lives. Sharing knowledge, learning, and experience of outbreak response across geographies, diseases, and between researchers and policy makers is essential. Without collaboration, outbreaks risk spreading in size and scale. Read more
Based on the Nuffield Council on Bioethics report, this new course explores core ethical issues that arise during research in global health emergencies, and ... Read more
The map above shows the relative risk of importing at least one 2019-nCoV case by country as of 31/01/2020. For countries that have already reported 2019-nCoV cases, this is equivalent to the risk of importing at least one additional case. Read more
On 11-13 March 2020, PANDORA and Africa CDC jointly conducted a COVID-19 workshop hosted by a Zambia-based PANDORA member which was attended by a total of 33 participants from 20 countries. The workshop focussed on risk assessment at points of ... Read more
New pop-up Coronavirus Knowledge Hub, a single-access portal to information with a focus on addressing the unknowns during the coronavirus outbreak, launches on The Global Health Network. Read more
Wellcome is inviting applications for a RFP opportunity for consultancy services relating to the regulatory support for the use of human infection studies in coronavirus vaccine licensure. The consultant ...
The Global Forum on Bioethics in Research (GFBR) will hold a two-day meeting in Toronto, Canada on 8-9 June 2021 (tentative) on the theme “Ethical issues arising in research with ...
Jamrozik E, Selgelid MJ. COVID-19 human challenge studies: ethical issues. Lancet Infect Dis. 2020 Aug;20(8):e198-e203. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(20)30438-2. Epub 2020 May 29. PMID: 32479747; PMCID: PMC7259898. COVID-19 poses an extraordinary threat ...