Tanzania

1. Boys Transitions Through Puberty

Project explores the masculinity norms that influence boys as they go through puberty. There is also a girls puberty book.

 

2.Care for TB/HIV Co-infected Children

Supporting health systems to expand access to care for children infected with both tuberculosis and HIV. Website

 

3. Columbia University International Emergency Medicine Fellowship

​Rachel Moresky
In partnership with Columbia University's Emergency Medicine Department, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and the Mailman School, the two-year program provides emergency physicians with the skills, knowledge and experiences to become professionals in the fields of humanitarian aid and international development. Website

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

BurundiDemocratic Republic Of CongoDominican Republic, HaitiGhanaIndiaKenyaMalawiMontenegroMyanmarRwandaSierra LeoneSouth SudanSri LankaThailandUganda
 

4. Disrespect and Abuse during Childbirth: Documenting the Problem and Tackling it with Evidence-Based Solutions

Lynn P. Freedman, Kate Ramsey

AMDD has worked to define and conceptualize disrespectful and abusive behavior during childbirth and is now conducting research on preventing and understanding the problem. Article, Article

 

5. East Africa Iedea Regional Consortium

Consortium which studies antiretroviral therapy outcomes in Africa.

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

Kenya, Uganda

 

6. eHealth

Research program monitors and evaluates implementation of electronic integrated health information systems.

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

EthiopiaGhanaKenyaMalawiMaliNigeriaRwandaSenegalUganda

 

7. Gates Foundation Promoting RMC through Birth Companions

AMDD seeks to strengthen the evidence base and implementation practices surrounding birth companions as an RMC intervention globally. Website

 

8. HIV/AIDS Community-based Prevention and Treatment

Initiative to support faith-based organizations and community responses to HIV/AIDS.
 

 

9. Implementation of Prevention, Care, and Treatment Programs for Individuals with HIV/AIDS

Program supports the Ministry of Health as it provides HIV care. Website

 

10. Maternal and Newborn Health Study

Margaret Kruk

AMDD examined using an HIV quality improvement approach to strengthen maternal and newborn health.

 

11. Multi-Institutional East Africa PhD Program

Training program to provide lab-based graduate education in nutritional science.

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda

 

12. Multi-level Determinants of late Anti-Retroviral Therapy

Study assesses factors associated with the delay of antiretroviral therapy initiation in HIV-positive individuals. Website

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda

 

13. Occupational Bloodborne Pathogen Exposure

Program works with health facilities staff to develop, implement, and monitor a post-exposure plan for healthcare workers occupationally exposed to HIV, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C. Website

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

Botswana, Zambia

 

14. PISCES (PRC project)

Projects train U.S. government staff and their health ministry partners in strengthening health systems and conducting HIV research. Website

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

Kenya, South Africa

 

15. Quality Improvement Training

Program for CDC and Health Ministry staff on Quality Improvement for PEPFAR programs that will use both in-person and distance education modalities.

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

CameroonDemocratic Republic Of CongoEthiopiaMalawiMozambiqueNigeriaRwandaSouth AfricaSwazilandUganda

 

16. Structural Intervention for Adolescent Alcohol Use and HIV Risk in Tanzania 

Assesses interventions that can be utilized to reduce adolescents' HIV risk.

 

17. The Connect Project

Randomized cluster trial to examine the effect of primary health care services provided by paid professional Community Health Workers on child mortality and fertility. Website

 

18. URC Staha

The Staha project systematically studies the types, prevalence, and root causes of disrespectful and abusive maternity care experiences and interventions to reduce D&A practices. Website, Article

19. URC Translating Research into Action (TRAction) Task Shifting

AMDD has conducted research to understand the implementation of Associate Clinician cadres for CEmOC, and to take the findings from 4 countries to generate regionally applicable guidance notes. Website

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

Kenya, Malawi, Zambia