News archive for CISMAC

CISMAC project in Zambia to be presented at the Christie Conference in Bergen
In 2015, it was estimated that 1 of 10 Ugandan children do not live beyond their fifth birthday and in total, 39,000 new-born die every year.
CISMAC co-organised a symposium on how to incorporate concerns to health equity into randomized control trials (RCTs)
Reflections on the unintended consequences of the promotion of institutional pregnancy and birth care
The CISMAC team is happy to announce the inclusion of a new study on child development in rural Pakistan.
In 2015, CISMAC scientists focused on finalizing formative research, protocols and instruments, and on obtaining ethical approvals. One of the studies started the recruitment of participants.
From the 18th to the 20th of January, the pediatric ward (Barne- og ungdomsklinikken) at Haukeland University Hospital hosted the “2017 Pediatric days”.
Ingrid Kvestad and her colleagues present findings from a study in Nepal were published in The Guardian.
CISMAC partners and longstanding collaborators University of Zambia and the University of Bergen have been granted funding through the Norwegian Partnership Programme for Global Academic Cooperation (NORPART).