You may remember that PERFORM2Scale was preceded by and based on the success of the PERFORM project, which used an action-research approach to strengthen human resources management in the health in Africa. Two papers produced by members of the PERFORM Research Consortium have recently been published and link directly to PERFORM2Scale.
The PERFORM2Scale consortium partners gathered in Kampala earlier this month for a busy and highly productive fortnight of workshops and discussions. Representatives from the partner institutions in Uganda, Malawi, Ghana, Netherlands, Switzerland, Ireland and the UK met to develop a better understanding of the health systems management strengthening intervention, to consider its application in the… Read More »
Very pleased to report that we have ethical approval for all international-level research for the PERFORM2Scale programme – so that’s Ghana, Malawi and Uganda, plus through Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine. We’re on track to begin the management interventions in April!
Earlier this month, PERFORM2Scale consortium members attended and spoke at the Fourth Global Forum on Human Resources for Health in Dublin, which this year focused on building the health workforce of the future. We delivered a short presentation entitled ‘Strengthening decentralised human resource management to improve health workforce performance‘ in the ‘Health workforce policy and… Read More »
We have been busy in this preparatory year, establishing the PERFORM2Scale consortium, developing the research and intervention tools and engaging with national stakeholders. We had a large consortium meeting in March in Liverpool to launch the programme and to begin the process of developing a detailed research protocol. Partners from Ghana, Ireland, Malawi, the Netherlands,… Read More »
Partners for the new PERFORM 2scale project will be coming together for the first project workshop, being held at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine on 27th – 31st March 2017. PERFORM2scale is bringing to scale a management strengthening intervention approach originally developed by the original PERFORM project, which ran from 2012 to 2016, and… Read More »