Monthly Archives: March 2016

 Zika / Ebola – information resources

The Zika Fact Sheet by the Hesperian Foundation  is available in a number of languages English, French, Spanish, Portuguese. A list of Ebola resources can be found from the same web page using the search function or clicking here. Other major … Continue reading

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Evaluating the Impact of Healthcare Information

HIFA ( Healthcare Information for All ) have just announced their new project: Evaluating the Impact of Healthcare Information. Evaluating the impact of healthcare information activities (organisations, services, products, publications ) is challenging but necessary to: -identify what works and … Continue reading

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FutureLearn

FutureLearn is a MOOC ( Massive Open Online Course ). It is a company wholly owned by the Open University in the UK. It contains hundreds of free online courses from top universities and specialist organisations, including several on health … Continue reading

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BMJ launches Research to Publication

A new British Medical Journal ( BMJ ) programme has been launched which aims to build capabilities for trustworthy, publishable and usable health research. See the website.  This is a comprehensive e-learning programme focused on developing skills in clinical and … Continue reading

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