Monthly Archives: May 2021

Cervical cancer prevention in Ethiopia—health benefits and financial risk protection

By: Allison Portnoy (Center for Health Decision Science, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health) What is financial risk protection? Policymakers use a number of priority-setting frameworks to make decisions but accounting only for health gains and medical costs averted … Continue reading

Study shows delay to diagnosis of potentially fatal childhood eye cancer longer in lower-income countries, leading to worse outcomes

Photograph: Pak Sang Lee Retinoblastoma is a potentially fatal cancer of the eye occurring in children. However, the likelihood of death from those experiencing it has been known to be highly variable for years. For instance, a child in Africa … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Study shows delay to diagnosis of potentially fatal childhood eye cancer longer in lower-income countries, leading to worse outcomes

Effective Literature Searching: ‘refresher’ summary training sessions for MSc students – booking now available.

These take place on: Tuesday 11th May 09:00 to 11:00Thursday 13th May 15:30 to 17:30Friday 15th May 12:00 to 14:00 Tuesday 22nd June 09:00 to 11:00Wednesday 23rd June 15:30 to 17:30Thursday 24th June 12:00 to 14:00 All the above session … Continue reading