Posted on: 
28 Jan 2016

Phase-One close-out meeting of the Accelerate project, funded by the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (WOTRO), under its Health Policy and Health Systems Research program, will be held formally on Wednesday 3rdFebruary 2016 from 9:00am – 1:30pm at the Seminar Rooms of the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon

The Accelerate project Phase-One has focused on Health policy and system research capacity building through the training of 6 PhD candidates (5 Ghanaians and 1 Nigerian) in Epidemiology, Health Policy and Systems and Medical and Organizational Anthropology.  It has focused on generating knowledge to support accelerated improvements in maternal and newborn health outcomes through 6 related research projects looking at different aspects of multi-level decision making for millennium development goals (MDG) 4 & 5 in Ghana.