Supporting the next generation of health policy and systems researchers

07 Oct 2020
Screen grab of Mairead Finns introductory screen

PERFORM2Scale consortium members past and present recently took part in a webinar run by Health Systems Global on supporting the next generation of health policy and systems researchers.

Watch the video here (you will need to login).

The sessions featured:

  • Dr Mairéad Finn (formerly of PERFORM2scale and now at the RCSI Institute of Global Surgery) spoke on PEFORM2Scale's efforts to support early stage researchers, touching briefly on the impact of COVID on the programme. Watch from 16 mins.
  • Kingsley Chikaphupha of the Malawi team then picked up the baton and delivered a presentation called 'From the field faced with COVID-19 challenges, how responsive and adptive was the programme - what are the lessons learnt?' referring specifically to PERFORM2Scale. Watch Kinglsey from 27 mins.
  • Dr Frédérique Vallières of PERFORM2Scale spoke on an unrelated programme in a piece entitled 'Adapting HSPR T&L approached to help combat COVID-19' which you can watch at 37 mins.

A Q&A session involving all three follows.  

Watch the video here.