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Workshop on health systems research in LMIC. Photo cred -Talea Miller, Online NewsHour, Malaysia

Workshops on health systems research in low and middle income countries: the role of global health research funders in the UK. Held at the Wellcome Trust on 13 and 14 December 2011

The UKCDS secretariat recently organised an important international workshop, Health systems research in low and middle income countries:  the role of global health research funders in the UK, on behalf of our members MRCWellcome TrustDFID and ESRC. Held at the Wellcome Trust on 13 and 14 December 2011, and attended by over 70 participants, its objectives were to:

  • Consider how the UK might best focus its resources to make a difference to the global health systems research field.
  • Inform possible future funding strategies through discussion of best practice in interdisciplinary health systems research, including methodological approaches and links with policy and practice.

Attended by key experts in the field, the workshop brought together funders, policy-makers and researchers from a range of countries to share their experiences and how the UK can capitalise on best practice in the future.

Session 1 – Lessons learnt from examples of health systems research work

Session 2 – Global priorities in health systems research: where might the UK best focus its resources?

Session 3 – Methodologies in health systems research: what components are needed for robust and effective research?Session 4 – What factors enable relevant research evidence to influence policy and practice? How might research funders best support this process?

Health system research workshop report June 2012

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Scene setting Andrew Haines

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Abdul Ghaffar - Session 1

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