APHL Global Health has years of in-country experience, collaborating with ministries of health to strengthen health and laboratory systems. From technical assistance to strategic planning, we customize our involvement to respond to country needs.​

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2017 APHL activities:


Informatics
Guided proper implementation and management of LIS at regional laboratories, bringing the total number of laboratories with implemented LIS to 20.

Collaborated with a LIS vendor to provide support and training to build capacity of the Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) LIS team to maintain LIS in 20 laboratories throughout Ethiopia.

Coordinated meetings with CDC Ethiopia, EPHI and the LIS vendor to ensure transfer of knowledge for the sustainability of the project.


Training & Mentorship
Provided a multifaceted BSC certification program, in collaboration with Eagleson Institute, to address training and workforce development needs and build capacity for maintenance and certification of BSCs. Seven engineers from the Ethiopian Public Health Institute completed this certification program.

Piloted a seven-day interactive Global Health Security and Foundation in Laboratory Management workshop to support and strengthen 34 senior laboratory personnel throughout Ethiopia.


LIMS Surveillance TrainingDatabase Development and Management