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          Centre for Intervention Science in Maternal and Child Health

CISMAC PhD Course
CISMAC

Course on Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses

June 2019 CISMAC will be offering a course on systematic reviews and meta-analyses.

Collaboration project call
Collaboration project

Grant for analysis and publication of existing data

CISMAC initiates a call for short-term collaboration projects between CISMAC researchers for analysis and publication of existing data.

PhD Candidates
Chola Nakazwe

Chola Nakazwe: Assessing the changing HIV epidemiology in Zambia

The HIV epidemic is changing in Zambia. Nakazwe’s PhD research aims to examine some of the underlying socio-economic and contextual factors associated with this process.

PhD Candidates
Temsunaro Rongsen-Chandola administering an oral rotavirus vaccine in India

Temsunaro Rongsen-Chandola: Rotavirus Vaccines in India

Temsunaro Rongsen-Chandola’s research involved a randomised, double blind, placebo-controlled trial in India testing a live oral rotavirus vaccine in newborns (at 6, 10 and 14 weeks of age).

research
Nepal home visit

Overcoming research challenges

The research process can be arduous, but few projects are also beset by as many natural disasters as the Peanut butter - B12 study by CIH researcher, Tor Strand, and colleagues in Nepal.

An international consortium
CISMAC is a consortium of Centre for International Health at the University of Bergen, and research institutions in Bangladesh, Ethiopia, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Palestine, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia. The consortium also includes Chr. Michelsens Institute, Innlandet Hospital Trust, the Norwegian Institute of Public Health and the World Health Organization. CISMAC is supported by the Research Council of Norway and the World Health Organization.