Research news and events

Research news

  • dhis2-660px From paper based- to electronic health information (DHIS2) in Myanmar Mar. 6, 2017 10:24 AM

    In accordance with the National Health Plan (2017-2022), Ministry of Health and Sports, Myanmar, is in the process of developing a comprehensive Health Information Strategy. The Ministry has decided that there will be one common national platform for health information in Myanmar, namely DHIS2. The choice of DHIS2 fulfils an aim of the MY-NORTH-project.

  • malawi Can simple dietary advice improve maternal and child health? Feb. 22, 2017 2:45 PM

    In Mangochi in Malawi researchers have mapped local food intake and habits to find simple and accessible nutrition advice for pregnant women. They are now testing how village volunteers can teach women to make small modifications to common dishes. The aim is to improve the intake and uptake of important nutrients during pregnancy, and increase the weight of both the mothers and their babies.

Research events

June 5, 2018 8:15 AM - 2:00 PM , Tøyen Hovedgård, Botanical Gardens, Oslo

What are the special risks and needs of Children Born of War (CBOW)?

June 6, 2018 9:00 AM - 3:15 PM , Tøyen Hovedgård

The annual Jimma seminar will present the research, educational programs and course portfolio of the students and staff in the NORPART: EXCEL SMART project. This year the Jimma seminar will also disseminate the activities performed by the NORHED: SACCADE project.