Responding effectively to outbreaks of infectious diseases saves lives. Sharing knowledge, learning, and experience of outbreak response across geographies, diseases, and between researchers and policy makers is essential. Without collaboration, outbreaks risk spreading in size and scale. Read more
The Global Health Network in response to requests for a knowledge hub and access to guidance on the new Novel Coronavirus outbreak; 2019-nCoV has setup a pop-up site to collate information for researchers and health workers on the latest updates.Learn more
CONSISE ROSES-I statement
Members from CONSISE have recently published a statement on the reporting practices for Seroepidemiology studies. The CONSISE statement on the Reporting of Seroepidemiologic Studies for Influenza (ROSES-I statement): an extension of the STROBE statement is now available.Learn more
Cape Town Meeting Participants
CONSISE held its 4th International meeting in September 2014 in Cape Town, South Africa.Learn more
WHO/CONSISE Protocol for MERS-CoV
CONSISE has supported WHO in the development of seroepidemiologic protocols for MERS-CoV. Several protocols are available on the WHO website, which can be accessed by clicking on the link below.Learn more
Based on the Nuffield Council on Bioethics report, this new course explores core ethical issues that arise during research in global health emergencies, and highlights how they sometimes go beyond those covered in traditional research frameworks. Read more
Regional Coordinator for Global Research Nurses for the Latin America and Caribbean Region. Read more
New pop-up Coronavirus Knowledge Hub, a single-access portal to information with a focus on addressing the unknowns during the coronavirus outbreak, launches on The Global Health Network. Read more
New free e-learning course on participatory visual methods that includes a wealth of practical tips and examples that you can implement in your health and research engagement activities. Compiled by Gill Black (Sustainable Livelihoods Foundation) and Mary Chambers (Oxford University ... Read more
LIFE is a 3D simulation training app for smartphones that teaches healthcare workers how to manage medical emergencies using game-like training techniques to reinforce the key steps that need to be performed in order to save lives. Read more
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Leadership, Steering Committee, & Secretariat
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You can find out more about our CONSISE Working Groups
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Safe and effective vaccines are urgently needed to respond to the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic. Controlled human infection studies have been suggested as a mechanism for expediting vaccine development, however significant ethical ...
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is caused by the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The impacts of the disease may be beyond the respiratory system, also affecting mental health ...
London 12-13 February 2020 The workshop on maternal immunization against Emerging Infectious Diseases (EIDs) was held to review current evidence and generate initial guidance and next steps for CEPI-funded Lassa ...
A group of scientists, physicians, funders, and policy makers from over 70 institutions from over 30 countries have launched an international coalition to respond to COVID-19 in resource-poor settings ...
Our colleagues at The African Society for Laboratory Medicine (ASLM) have published two interesting articles. From their site: Settling the Score: How a Laboratory Network Assessment Tool Can be Used ...
Find attached our latest newsletter sharing our recent actions and activities.
Please use this space to introduce yourself to other members of CONSISE.
We adapted the CONSISE household transmission study protocol for use in South Africa and found it incredibly helpful to have the template. Some lessons learned: ...