- centralize management and announcements of opportunities and training events
- captures trainees' progress
- provide a webportal for the funders the H3Africa Education & Coordinated Training Working Group (ECTWG) to track progress and adapt the H3Africa training efforts based on evidence.
|11th Meeting of the H3Africa Consortium - 2018: Uganda, Entebbe||Wednesday, March 21, 2018 to Sunday, March 25, 2018|
|Type||Title||Opening / Closing date|
|Workshop||Introduction to R Programming||Monday, May 13, 2019 - 09:00 to Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 12:00|
|Workshop||ACEGID Summer Genomics Bootcamp||Monday, May 6, 2019 - 09:00 to Friday, June 14, 2019 - 12:00|
|Workshop||13th H3Africa Consortium Meeting: Professional Development Workshop||Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 08:00 to Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 13:00|
|Title||Body||Opening / Closing date|
|HINARI and Strategies for searching PubMed||HINARI and Strategies for searching PubMed(Read more)||Friday, October 12, 2018 - 14:00 to 15:00|
|Planning and Conducting A Literature Search for A Systematic Review||We will introduce methods to plan and perform systematic reviews. We will cover how to formulate an answerable research question and a search protocol, define inclusion and exclusion criteria,...(Read more)||Friday, October 27, 2017 - 15:00 to 16:00|
|Effective Search Techniques and Introduction to PubMed||This seminar will introduce participants to effective skills for searching any database including PubMed. The participants will be introduced to techniques for carrying out a search strategy and key...(Read more)||Friday, October 6, 2017 - 15:00 to 16:00|
Spotlight - H3Africa Study Coordinator
Isabella Rockson has worked in the area of health systems and reproductive health for over 15 years specializing in program development, administration, Management, monitoring and evaluation,
Isabella is the Study Coordinator/Grants Administrator for the H3Africa Kidney Disease Research Network made up of investigators based at 13 institutions in five African countries (Ghana, Cameroon, Tanzania, Nigeria and South Africa) with supportive partnership and complimentary expertise from seven institutions in the USA and Canada. The H3Africa Kidney Disease Research Network has recruited over 8,000 subjects with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and controls into its research studies. Currently, the team is working on a renewal study to advance the understanding of the causes of CKD in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection, children with nephrotic syndrome and patients with sickle cell disease. These research findings it is believed will also lay the foundation upon which to develop new treatments and strategies to prevent CKD.
On these studies, I am primarily responsible for coordinating award management activities including communicating with funders, setting up agreements, ensuring IRBs and MTA’s are processed and renewed annually, ensuring reports are submitted timely and reporting back to partners and funders on a timely basis.
Isabella holds a Master of Science degree in Project Management from the University of Aberdeen in Scotland, a Post Graduate Diploma in Public Administration from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) and has a Diploma in Journalism.
She is currently a Research Development Officer with the Pre and Post Award Services team of the University of Ghana at the Korle Bu satellite Office where she provides research support services to Faculty for both internally and externally funded grants.
Before joining the University, Isabella worked on a number of donor funded projects in different project management capacities where she was involved in the planning, designing, implementation, directing and monitoring of project related activities.