Experiences of using life histories with health workers in post-conflict and crisis settings: methodological reflections

by Sophie Witter, Justine Namakula, Alvaro Alonso-Garbayo, Haja Wurie, Sally Theobald, Wilson Mashange, Bandeth Ros, Stephen Buzuzi, Richard Mangwi, Tim Martineau

In this paper, we examine our experience of using life histories to explore health system trajectories coming out of conflict through the eyes of health workers

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The aim of this study is to explore what participation means for children (including those with and without disability) in rural Northern Malawi.

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This paper looks at the infants in Malawi who suffered from low birth weight, and asks the question: how can we improve the outcomes? 

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This article looks at Traditional Birth Attendants in Somaliland and Sierra Leone and at the important role they play in their commiunities. 

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In this paper, qualitative research was used alongside large clinical community-based studies conducted on the Kenyan Coast to explore how gender and power relations within households and communities and between fieldworkers and communities shape consent processes and interactions.

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Involving Research Stakeholders in Developing Policy on Sharing Public Health Research Data in Kenya

by Irene Jao, Francis Kombe, Salim Mwalukore, Susan Bull, Michael Parker, Dorcas Kamuya, Sassy Molyneux, Vicki Marsh

Views on Fair Process for Informed Consent, Access Oversight, and Community Engagement

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Trust, Respect, and Reciprocity: Informing Culturally Appropriate Data-Sharing Practice in Vietnam

by Merson L, Phong TV, Nhan le NT, Dung NT, Ngan T, Kinh N, Parker M, Bull S

This study used in-depth interviews and focus group discussions with 48 stakeholders in Vietnam to explore the experiences, attitudes, and expectations that inform ethical and effective approaches to sharing clinical research data.

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Perceived Benefits, Harms, and Views About How to Share Data Responsibly

by Phaik Yeong Cheah, Decha Tangseefa, Aimatcha Somsaman, Tri Chunsuttiwat, François Nosten, Nicholas P. J. Day, Susan Bull, Michael Parker

A Qualitative Study of Experiences With and Attitudes Toward Data Sharing Among Research Staff and Community Representatives in Thailand.

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