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ISARIC Newsletter

Q1 2015

For updates about recent and ongoing ISARIC activities, such as Ebola trials, SPRINT SARI, Data harmonization, PREPARE and other regional collaborative frameworks - please see our most recent Newsletter (18/4/15) Read more

ISARIC Bulletin: Summary

Issue 1, 2014

The ISARIC Bulletin aims to provide information about ISARIC and ISARIC's activities to a wider audience. This issue focuses particularly on ISARIC's activities over the past two years - our first two years of existence. Please feel free to spread ... Read more

Launch of the Global Health Research Process Map

New to the network - exciting new digital toolkit

8th July 2014 saw the launch of the Global Health Research Process Map, the first digital toolkit designed to enable researchers anywhere in the world to conduct rigorous global health research. It’s an open-access and internationally-available online resource that guides ... Read more

Articles

ISARIC provides a collaborative platform through which global, patient‐oriented clinical studies can be developed, executed and shared.

Protocols addressing the most important questions between and during epidemics of severe acute respiratory infections and other rapidly emerging public health threats are undertaken in order to generate new knowledge, maximise the availability of clinical information, and thereby save lives.

Read more about our protocols by clicking this link.

INTERGROWTH-21ˢᵗ

INTERGROWTH-21st Newborn Charts in use in Nairobi

by M Shorten

INTERGROWTH-21st Newborn charts have now been incorporated in the Aga Khan University Hospital/Child Health Booklet in Nairobi, Kenya, and are in daily use within the hospital.

Bioethics, Research Ethics & Review

Understandings of genomic research in developing countries: a qualitative study of the views of MalariaGEN participants in Mali

by Karim Traore, Susan Bull, Alassane Niare, Salimata Konate, Mahamadou A. Thera, Dominic Kwiatkowski, Michael Parker, Ogobara K. Doumbo

Abstract Background: Obtaining informed consent for participation in genomic research in low-income settings presents specific ethical issues requiring attention. These include the challenges that arise when providing information about unfamiliar ...

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