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COVID-19 Surveillance in The Gambia

by Elizabeth Marchant, UK-FETP and Epidemiology Reservist, UK-PHRST, and, Mustapha Sanyang, Head of Rapid Response Teams, Gambia Ministry of Health

   L-R: Mustapha Sanyang (Head of Rapid Response Team), Ioannis Karagiannis (Epidemiologist), Liz Marchant (Reservist Epidemiologist) Following a concerning increase in cases of COVID-19 in August 2020, the UK-PHRST received a ...


Strengthening public mental health in Africa in response to COVID-19

by Alice Walker, UK-PHRST Mental Health Research Fellow

  Globally, mental health faces unprecedented challenges due to COVID-19.  Bereavement, isolation, loss of income and fear are triggering mental health conditions or exacerbating existing ones.  National leaders face significant ...

Global Musculoskeletal

How can academic partnerships build surgical workforce capacity?

by Zineb Bentounsi and Anisa Nazir

  'Building global surgical workforce capacity through academic partnerships' is an article by Zineb Bentounsi [1] and Anisa Nazir [2,3] published in Journal of Public Health and Emergency that reviews different types ...