WHAT WE DO

RESEARCH

We conduct collaborative, interdisciplinary research on urgent themes in global health and development: antimicrobial drug resistance, chronic care & aging, the economics of human development, health markets, infectious disease elimination, and urbanization & health.

EDUCATION

We develop and inspire the next generation of global health leaders at undergraduate, post-graduate and professional levels to shape a healthier and more prosperous future for all.

POLICY & COMMUNICATION

We accelerate progress on global health and development objectives by sharing knowledge and insights with global agencies, governments, NGOs, and the scientific community.

NEWS

One-of-a-kind study seeks to improve care and treatment for vulnerable population in The Netherlands

The study seeks to identify a point-of-care test that can accurately diagnose urinary tract infections, and ultimately, avoid inappropriate antibiotic use among people living in nursing homes.

Final paper for OMRON Healthcare Pilot Evaluation study published

A unique pilot project demonstrated remote monitoring in Sub-Saharan Africa may be an effective approach to helping patients better manage their high blood pressure.

First-hand experience in Malawian village inspires paper, future research

AIGHD’s Dr. Janneke Verheijn spent a year in a Malawian village to assess what drove the behavior of the local women, providing insight into how they prioritize investments in informal safety nets.

PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS

Shinyanga Test & Treat

Enhancing availability, access and retention in HIV care in rural Tanzania.

HECTOR

The impact of host restriction of Escherichia coli on transmission dynamics and spread of antimicrobial resistance.

RISE Indonesia

Evaluating how teacher reforms in decentralized Indonesia can promote learning gains.