The TDR Global Competency Framework for Clinical Research is a flexible framework which lists all the competencies that should be demonstrated by a research team to carry out a successful clinical study. The Special Programme for Research and Training in ... Read more
The Global Health Network will be attending this year's African Society for Laboratory Medicine conference 2016 in South Africa. Find out more from the ASLM 2016 website. Read more
The Atlas of Baseline Risk Assessment for Infectious Diseases (ABRAID) launches a beta website that aims to produce continually updated maps of disease risk with contributions from experts. Start exploring the site here. Read more
The aim of this website is to provide a platform for sharing and developing research priorities, protocols and data capture systems alongside the latest epidemiological and clinical management information about Zika infection. Also in Espanol and Portugues. Read more
Introduction to Good Clinical Laboratory Practice is a stand-alone short course for all those wanting to gain an understanding of GCLP and its application in laboratories. This peer reviewed course provides an introduction to GCLP, summarises the principles of GCLP ... Read more
In response to the recent news about the Zika virus, we draw your attention to the International INTERGROWTH-21st Standards for Head Circumference of newborns. Read more
Read more about and access the protocols that have been developed by The Consortium for the Standardization of Influenza Seroepidemiology (CONSISE) - a global partnership aiming to standardize influenza seroepidemiology and develop comprehensive influenza investigation protocols to inform public health policy.Go to page
Clinical trial data are recognised as a valuable resource, and there is widespread agreement on the benefits of increasing responsible access to such data for the purposes of research. The Wellcome Trust has commissioned Technopolis to carry out a study looking at the potential uses of existing clinical trial data to address new research questions.Go to page
Discussion Framework for Clinical Trial Data Sharing: Guiding Principles, Elements, and Activities
Data sharing is one of the most important current issues in clinical trials. If conducted in the right way, sharing data could help facilitate faster and better generation of evidence to bring new interventions and improve disease management.
Have your say about this key issue by reading this blog.
AMP in France have developed a new Dengue Vaccination Program Toolkit. It is a guide to introducing the dengue vaccine, tackling everything from vaccine delivery ...
The WHO ColIaborating Centre for Leishmaniasis at the Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid and the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative, Geneva have joined efforts ...
Call for proposals: Review of approaches for the prevention and control of malaria and emerging arboviral diseases
TDR Call for proposals: Institutions and/or consultants to perform commissioned reviews on multi-sectoral approaches for the prevention and control of malaria and emerging arboviral diseases ...
Zika virus (ZIKV) is an emerging pathogen currently spreading in the Americas and responsible for microcephaly in some newborns. However, many aspects of the epidemiology of the virus and the ...
The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence and factors associated with diarrhea among children younger than five years old. Approximately one-fifth of the children included in the ...
Alcohol use during pregnancy is the direct cause of fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS). The authors aimed to estimate the prevalence of alcohol use during pregnancy and FAS in the general ...