Institute for Global Health


Reproductive and newborn health

Newborn health 

Prevention and elimination of mother to child transmission of syphilisProf Sarah HawkesOngoing
Afya Credit Incentive for Improved Maternal and Child HealthProf Jolene Skordis (UCL Lead)Completed
Baby Biome StudyDr Nigel FieldCompleted
Community mobilisation and health management committee strengthening to increase birth attendance by trained health workers in rural MakwanpurProf David Osrin (UCL Lead)Completed
Evidence for Action to Reduce Maternal and Neonatal Mortality in Africa (E4A)Prof Tim ColbournCompleted
Improving maternal, newborn and child health in low-income countries Prof Anthony CostelloCompleted
Improving Newborn Survival in Southern Tanzania (INSIST)Dr Zelee HillCompleted
Informed decisions for actions to improve maternal and newborn health (IDEAS)Dr Zelee HillCompleted
Low Birth Weight in South Asia Trial: A study into cost-effective interventionsDr Naomi SavilleCompleted
MIRA Dhanusha trial: Community-based interventions for perinatal health and nutritionDr Naomi SavilleCompleted
Missed Opportunities in Maternal and Infant Health (MOMI)/ Reducing maternal and newborn mortality and morbidity in the year after childbirth through combined facility and community-based interventionProf Tim ColbournCompleted
Population science of maternal and child survivalProf Anthony CostelloCompleted
Testing a community based intervention to reduce neonatal deaths in rural Ghana: Newborn Home Intervention Study (Newhints)Dr Zelee Hill (UCL Lead)Completed
The Dharavi BiennaleProf David OsrinCompleted
RESPOND: The International Cohort Consortium of Infectious DiseaseProfessor Amanda MocroftCompleted
WANTAIM: Women And Newborn Trial of Antenatal Interventions and ManagementDr Neha BaturaCompleted

Reproductive health

The UK National Menopause Education and Support ProgrammeDr Shema Tariq, Prof Joyce Harper, Dr Nicky KeayOngoing
EVE Project: Evidence for Violence prevention in the Extreme Dr Jenevieve MannellOngoing
VITA: A randomised controlled trial to assess the clinical and cost effectiveness of topical lactic acid gel for treating second and subsequent episodes of bacterial vaginosisProf Richard GilsonOngoing
Community interventions to prevent violence against women and girls in informal settlements in Mumbai: the SNEHA-TARA pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trialProf David OsrinCompleted
The COURRAGE to change: tackling women’s depression and poverty through storytelling for social change (COURRAGE)Dr Rochelle BurgessCompleted
What are the relationships between the degree of pregnancy intention and key neonatal and maternal outcomes in the Mchinji district of Malawi?Dr Jenny HallCompleted
Count Me In! Addressing violence against women in South and Central AsiaProf Sarah HawkesCompleted
Diagonal Interventions to Fast-Forward Enhanced Reproductive health (DIFFER)Prof Jolene SkordisCompleted
Engaging women in their health through textiles and public artDr Jennie GamlinCompleted
Positive tRansItions through Menopause (PRIME)Dr Shema TariqCompleted
Violence and Mental Health in South Africa (VAMHSA)Prof Delan DevakumarCompleted
Retention of nurses in rural Nepal: how can health sector decentralisation help?Dr Joanna MorrisonCompleted
Socio-economic inequalities and the MDGs: Building evidence to support equitable improvement in maternal and newborn health in Asia & Africa (Equinam)Dr Tanja AJ HouwelingCompleted
Structural vulnerabilities and maternal health among Mexican indigenous populationsDr Jennie GamlinCompleted
The determinants of non-initiation and early cessation of breast-feeding in HaringeyProf Therese HeskethCompleted
Exploring the effects of high sex ratio in urban and rural ChinaProf Therese HeskethCompleted