Global Health Advisory Services

These are some of the projects that we’ve worked in this area:

Epidemiology and Surveillance
  • Support to the DRC for implementation of their National Action Plan for Epidemic Preparedness under the Global Health Security Agenda. Resolve to Save Lives – Vital Strategies. May- Dec 2019
  • Case-country studies, advocacy and implementation handbooks for Community Based Surveillance for Epidemic Preparedness. IFRC. Jun-Dec 2019. 
  • Handbook and training manual for Community Based Surveillance Public Health Emergency Response Unit. Norwegian Red Cross. May – July 2019. 
  • Final Evaluation of Ebola Recovery and Community Based Surveillance Project in Haute Guinee. Danish Red Cross. Feb-Mar 2019.
  • Community Based Surveillance needs assessment in Senegal. Belgian Red Cross. Nov 2018
  • Facilitator. Community Based Surveillance Training, Myanmar and Senegal. Norwegian Red Cross Apr, Oct 2018.
  • Needs assessment in Guinea for Epidemic and Pandemic Preparedness Project (CP3-USAID). IFRC Oct 2018.
  • Epidemiology project analysing virological and immunological failure in >30,000 HIV+ individuals under antiretroviral therapy in Mexico. CIENI. 2013-2015
Infectious Diseases
  • Final Evaluation of Ebola Recovery and CBS Project in Haute Guinee. Danish Red Cross. Feb-Mar 2019.
  • Baseline data collection and report for Cholera and Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health community project in Burundi, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan. Norwegian Red Cross. May-Aug 2018.
  • Development of training manual for Oral Rehydration Points for Cholera, and pilot Burundi training. Norwegian Red Cross. Oct 2017 – Feb 2018.
  • Final Evaluation of Ebola Recovery and CBS Project in Haute Guinee. Danish Red Cross. Feb-Mar 2019.
  • Technical support in the field for Yellow Fever outbreak, Angola. IFRC (Jun-Jul, 2016)
  •  
Community Health
  • Final Evaluation of Ebola Recovery and Community Based Surveillance Project in Haute Guinee. Danish Red Cross. Feb-Mar 2019.
  • Community Based Surveillance needs assessment in Senegal. Belgian Red Cross. Nov 2018
  • Strategic Evaluation of Community Health Promotion in 5 countries. Norwegian Red Cross. (Oct-Dec 2018)
  • Baseline data collection and report for Cholera and Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health community project in Burundi, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan. Norwegian Red Cross. May-Aug 2018.
Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health
  • Analysis of the Plan of Action for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health 2018-2030 indicators’ framework, development of indicator cards, baseline & targets in the Americas. PAHO-World Health Organization (WHO). Apr 2018 – Dec 2019.
  • Communication document Getting development cooperation right – Lessons from the Norway India Partnership Initiative (NIPI) for maternal and child health. Royal Norwegian Embassy in Delhi. Nov 2017-Jan 2018.
  • Norway India Partnership Initiative (NIPI) for maternal and child health. Strategic Direction beyond 2017 Assessment and Report. IPE Global Limited, India. Oct-Dec 2016.
  • Implementation of a Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV project in primary health care centers in the district of Tlalpan, Mexico City, including counselling and testing for HIV, Syphilis and other STIs. CIENI-INER. 2013-2015
  • Regional Assessment Report of Policies and Minimum Standards for Child and Adolescent Continuum of Care in the SADC region. UNICEF-Southern Africa Development Community (SADC). 2012 -2013. 
Sexual and Reproductive Health
  • Implementation of a Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV project in primary health care centers in the district of Tlalpan, Mexico City, including counselling and testing for HIV, Syphilis and other STIs. CIENI-INER. 2013-2015
  • Design, content development, implementation and M&E of FMV´s youth sexual education program “Generación Viva”, on Sexual and Reproductive Health, HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infections. México. FMV 2012-2013 Generación Viva (Alive Generation) – Youth sexual education program (sexual Health, HIV & STDs).
    • Development of training content for youth and for youth facilitators and teachers, training handbook and
      • Website content 2012-2013. MAC AIDS Fund- Fundación México Vivo (FMV). Mexico City, Mexico
      • Training of trainers for teachers and migration officers on sexual health – México. FMV 2012-2013
Health Equity and Social Determinants of Health 
  • Technical advisor for a randomized controlled trial to evaluate efficacy of an mhealth + standard of care intervention to decrease loss to follow up in HIV+ individuals under ART in Mexico City. CIENI. 2014-2017
  • Developed a multidisciplinary programme targeting treatment adherence and loss to follow up, focusing on mental health and social barriers to care.
  • Implementation of HIV Testing and Counseling services (HTC). Formed the first team of internationally certified
  • HIV counselors in Mexico, developed training for HIV counsellors at national level. CIENI (2012-2015)
Health Systems Strengthening
  • Technical support to Digital Health Information System development. Norwegian Red Cross. Feb-Jun 2017
  • Technical advisor for a randomized controlled trial to evaluate efficacy of an mhealth + standard of care intervention to decrease loss to follow up in HIV+ individuals under ART in Mexico City. CIENI- INER. 2014-2017
  • Development of monitoring framework and key performance indicators for the Center for Research in Infectious Diseases. CIENI-INER. 2013-2015. 
  • Why individuals fail to collect HIV test-results. Exploratory study in an HIV testing and counselling center in Mexico City. CIENI- INER. 2015-2018 
  • Developed a multidisciplinary programme targeting treatment adherence and loss to follow up, focusing on mental health and social barriers to care. 
HIV and Tuberculosis 
  • Implementation of a Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV project in primary health care centers in the district of Tlalpan, Mexico City, including counselling and testing for HIV, Syphilis and other STIs. CIENI-INER. 2013-2015
  • Implementation of HIV Testing and Counseling services (HTC). Formed the first team of internationally certified
  • HIV counselors in Mexico, developed training for HIV counsellors at national level. CIENI (2012-2015)Technical advisor for a randomized controlled trial to evaluate efficacy of an health + standard of care intervention to decrease loss to follow up in HIV+ individuals under ART in Mexico City. CIENI. 2014-2017.
  • Development of book “Thirty years of HIV/AIDS. Perspectives from Mexico”. CIENI-INER/FMV. 2011. 
  •