URC at the Global Health Mini-University 2016

This Friday, March 4th, URC staff will be leading several sessions at the 2016 Global Health Mini-University at the George Washington University’s Marvin Center. The Mini-U is an annual day-long learning forum for Global Health professionals and students, sponsored by the USAID Global Health Bureau, the George Washington University Milken School of Public Health, and the USAID Global Health Professional and Organizational Development (GHPOD) Project. The Mini-U offers a variety of innovative sessions highlighting evidence-based best practices and state-of-the-art information.

URC presented sessions are below. Registration is free, come join us!


Series 1: 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

Policy Choices: Improving Quality While Reducing Costs of NCD Services (Tamar Chitashvili)

Ensuring Safe, Effective VMMC Services Through Local Quality Improvement Teams (Sharon Stash)

Simple Rules for Collaborating, Learning and Adapting (Lani Marquez, Kate Fatta, Sid Deka)

Governing Quality – The Secret Sauce to Successful UHC (Amanda Ottosson and Lopa Basu)

Series 2: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Applying Improvement to Keep HIV+ Mothers and Exposed Infants in Care (Anisa Ismail)

Lunchtime Session: 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM

UHC Panel chaired by Karen Cavanaugh with Rashad Massoud speaking

Series 4: 3:15 PM- 4:15 PM

Considerations in Planning and Evaluating Quality within Performance-Based Incentives Schemes (Christine Ortiz)


February 29, 2016
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