Our Resources

URC produces a wealth of materials—publications, promotional materials, and tools—to support our projects and aid in the sharing of knowledge and best practices.

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Publications, Issue Papers
English

In addition to a summary of the issues that play a role in the implementation of distance education, this paper reviews selected studies undertaken between 1981 and 2001 on the effectiveness of education delivered over a distance.

Publications, Research Reports
English

The Tanzania Health Worker Engagement Study was undertaken with the support of PEPFAR under the USAID Health Care Improvement Project (HCI) and the USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems Project (ASSIST) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare and the...

Publications, Project Reports
English

The technical brief describes University Research Co., LLC (URC) approaches, results, lessons learned and next steps in strengthening occupational safety for health care workers in Namibian health facilities. The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) supports URC's work in Namibia as...

Publications, Case Studies
English

This case study highlights the experiences and results of six labor and delivery quality improvement teams at three hospitals and one health center in Ichilo, Bolivia.

Publications, Success Stories
English

The Strengthening Uganda’s Systems for Treating AIDS Nationally (SUSTAIN) project is implemented by University Research Co., LLC (URC), with The AIDS Support Organization (TASO), Integrated Community Based Initiatives (ICOBI), Health Research, Inc. (HRI), and Initiatives Inc.

This...

Publications, Project Presentations
English

Dr. Stephen Kinoti, Senior Research and Quality Improvement Advisor, presented these results from the Integrated Infectious Disease Capacity-Building Evaluation (IDCAP) Project at the 54 th Annual East, Central, and Southern African (ECSA) Health Ministers’ Conference in Mombasa, Kenya.

Publications, Success Stories
English

This success story describes how the AMPA Resource Foundation, which works in Ghana’s Eastern Region, reached out to a traditional birth attendant in a local community called Minimade to educate her about the need for intermittent preventative treatment during pregnancy for her clients and...

Publications, Methodology Reports
English

This report describes URC’s work in developing, testing, and using job aids and summarizes the best practices and lessons learned. Recommendations for developing job aids for public and private service providers, community health workers, and caregivers includes performing formative research,...

Publications, Evaluation and Assessment Reports
English

This report is one of three components of a larger study examining health worker motivation in two hospitals in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.