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A nurse measure the mid upper arm circumference of a child to assess if malnourished (2015)
Project Reports
March 2016

The South Africa Nutrition Assessment, Counselling and Support Training Program is a USAID funded program, with training and mentorship provided by University Research Co., LLC (URC).

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles
March 2016
English

This paper describes a rapid assessment of Cambodia’s current system for regulating its health professions.

Evaluation and Assessment Reports
January 2016

Over the course of 25 months (January 1, 2014-January 31, 2016), the Defense Threat Reduction Agency’s Cooperative Biological Engagement Program (CBEP) assisted the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to enhance biosecurity and biosafety (BS&S) standards and procedures, as well as to strengthen...

Evaluation and Assessment Reports
January 2016

The Cooperative Biological Engagement Program (CBEP) assisted the government of Iraq to address obligations assumed by signing United Nations National Security Council Resolution 1540 (2004).

CBEP focuses on biological agents and seeks to enhance clinical, laboratory, and epidemiological...

Publications, Tools, Advocacy and Community Engagement Guides, Job Aids, Training Manuals and Guides
December 2015
English

URC developed this 30-page guide to help health care providers in South Africa detect and treat TB. It explains, for example, detecting and treating TB in children, how to perform and read skin tests, detecting and treating TB in people who are HIV-positive, and treatment regimens.

Publications, Annual Reports, Project Reports, Research Reports, Success Stories
December 2015
English

Collaborative improvement is a QI strategy to improve the quality of care and facilitate the emergence of a culture of quality in a network of participating sites, by bringing together the energy and creativity of different sites to address key quality issues in an efficient and effective...

Publications
December 2015
English

The Infant and Young Child Nutrition ( IYCN ) Project, which is funded by USAID and led by PATH with support from URC, have launched a new set of tools on nutrition and agriculture that would help development workers in agriculture maximize nutritional benefits for women, children, and other...

Publications, Project Reports, Research Reports
December 2015
English

This report summarizes all support of improvement science research and evaluation studies for a period of approximately one year.

Publications, Tools, Training Manuals and Guides
December 2015
English

This manual is intended to help trainers teach workers to forecast and procure stock levels sufficient for distribution of ready-to-use therapeutic foods for outpatient treatment.

Publications, Annual Reports, Methodology Reports, Project Reports, Research Reports
December 2015
English

This assessment examined the varying ways that the USAID Health Care Improvement Project (HCI) has facilitated the institutionalization of improvement at the national level across 17 HCI-supported countries.