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June 22, 2011
URC staff article in Global Health Magazine highlights efforts to reduce disrespect and abuse of women during childbirth
Disrespectful and Abusive Treatment of Women During Childbirth, an article by URC staff members Sarah Whitmarsh and Maura Gaughan, was recently published in the online Global Health Magazine . The article describes the long-neglected abuse and disrespect many women face while receiving...
March 21, 2011
David Nicholas, Senior Vice President and Project Director of the Translating Research into Action (TRAction) project for University Research Co. LLC (URC), recently published an article in Global Health Magazine “Implementation Research: A Primer.” The article discusses implementation research...
February 16, 2011
URC Employees Publish Research Article: "Use of job aids to improve health worker performance and maternal understanding in Benin"
Four current and former University Research Company, LLC (URC) employees -- Larissa Jennings, Andre Sourou Yebadokpo, Jean Affo, and Marthe Agbogbe -- recently published a research article titled, “Antenatal counseling in maternal and newborn care: use of job aids to improve health worker...
February 16, 2011
Five current and former University Research Company, LLC (URC) employees -- Larissa Jennings; Andre Sourou Yebadokpo, Reproductive Health Advisor; Jean Affo, Behavior Change Communications Advisor; Marthe Agbogbe, Capacity Building Specialist; and Aguima Tankoano, Ghana’s Chief of Party -- recently...
October 18, 2010
This PR Web press release highlights URC's award of the TB CARE II project with a ceiling of up to $225 million from the US Agency for International Development (USAID). This five-year project assists countries most affected by tuberculosis (TB), a highly contagious and potentially deadly...
October 5, 2010
URC will work to reduce HIV among high-risk populations in Nicaragua through PrevenSIDA, a five-year contract funded by the US Agency for International Development.