PERFORM2Scale at HSR2018

October 2, 2018

Logo fetauring a Liver bird and the words 'HSR2018 - 5th Global Symposium on Health Systems Research'

PERFORM2Scale members are taking part in the Fifth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research in Liverpool, the theme of which is ‘Advancing Health Systems for All in the SDG Era’.

Consortium members will be delivering presentations on scaling-up, and PERFORM2Scale will be featured on stand 22 in Exhibition Hall 2. Come and see us!

NB Please check the official symposium programme to confirm dates, times and venues.

HSR2018 – events

Thursday October 11th

Scaling-up health system interventions
Oral presentation – 4-5:30pm – ACC room 11A
Four presentations including two from PERFORM2Scale members;

  • Factors influencing the scale-up of public health interventions in low and middle-income countries – Susan Bulthuis, Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), Netherlands and PERFORM2Scale
  • Building national capacity for managing scale-up of health systems interventions – Joanna Raven – Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK and PERFORM2Scale
  • Expanding access to ART through the implementation of differentiated models of distribution: lessons learnt from a three-country study – Nicole Davis, JSI Research and Training Institute, USA
  • Scaling-up community health: prioritisation and costing of the community health service packages in Madagascar and South Sudan – Yohana Dukhan, Management Sciences for Health, USA


Friday October 12th

Lessons on scaling-up interventions to improve equitable access to health care
11am-12:30pm – ACC room 1C

There are many effective innovations in health services delivery that could contribute to the achievement of Universal Health Coverage (UHC). The challenge is in bringing these innovations to scale, in order for them to have sufficient impact on UHC. This session will provide lessons on effective scale-up design and implementation. Featuring:

More on the session here.