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  • 20 Mar 2017

    INDEPTH Board elects new Chair

    The INDEPTH Network Board of Trustees meeting in Dubai on 15 March 2017 elected Prof. Tumani Corrah as the Board Chair. He takes over from Prof. Peter Byass who acted interim Board Chair from November 2016 after Prof. Marcel Tanner stepped down during INDEPTH 2016 Annual General Meeting in Kampala...
  • 10 Mar 2017

    African NCD data group meet in Nairobi

    A four day inaugural workshop of the African Non-Communicable Disease Longitudinal Data Alliance (ANDLA) is underway in Nairobi, Kenya, hosted by the African Population Health Research Centre and Malawi Epidemiology and Intervention Research Unit.
  • 10 Mar 2017

    FilaBavi and Dodalab HDSSs: Joint WHO/TDR -INDEPTH planning workshop held in Hanoi

    The picture shows participants of Joint INDEPTH-WHO/TDR planning workshop on Health Systems Implementation Research (IR) in Hanoi, Vietnam.
  • 3 Mar 2017

    Kersa HDSS: Medical waste collectors in Eastern Ethiopia exposed to injury and body fluids contamination

    Health facilities generate different types of wastes which are characterized as hazardous, most of which are toxic, harmful, carcinogenic and infectious. Waste collectors face massive exposure to hazardous wastes and occupational accidents as a result of manual handling of healthcare waste...
  • 27 Feb 2017

    Dr. Muluemebet Abera joins INDEPTH Board

    Members of the INDEPTH Board of Trustees have voted to admit Dr. Muluemebet Abera, the Centre Leader for Gilgel Gibe Health and Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS), an INDEPTH member centre in Ethiopia, to the Board. The candidature for the Board vacancy included three other centre leaders...

Upcoming events

  • 26 Nov

    AGM 2017

    Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 08:00 to Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 17:00
    The Annual General Meeting (AGM) is the General Assembly of the Network that takes decisions on issues concerning the welfare of the organisation, tabled by the Board...
  • 08 Apr


    Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 09:00 to Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 17:00