Registration for the virtual Sixth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research (#HSR2020) is now open: https://hsr2020.healthsystemsresearch.org/register
The early bird registration window closes on 30th September.
You can also view the preliminary program for the first phase of the three phase HSR2020: https://hsr2020.healthsystemsresearch.org/program
Health Systems Global
Health Systems Global<http://www.healthsystemsglobal.org/> is the first international membership organization fully dedicated to promoting health systems research and knowledge translation.
The Sixth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research<http://www.healthsystemsglobal.org/blog/285/Eastern-Mediterranean-Region... (HSR2020) takes place over three phases from the 8 November 2020 to 31 March 2021.
HIFA profile: Tom Barker is Communications Manager, Health Systems Global at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS). Tom has 15 years’ experience working in knowledge brokering, research communication, policy engagement, and parliamentary influencing in the UK health and international development policy arenas. Tom manages a portfolio of health and nutrition projects working in Sub- Saharan Africa and Asia, including Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, China, India and Bangladesh, including Future Health Systems, and is currently Communications Manager for Health Systems Global. Previously Tom managed a research knowledge brokering network for the UK National Institute for Health Research Health Services and Delivery Research Programme; facilitated engagements with the UK Parliament for the NHS Confederation, a membership body for NHS organisations; and ran the UK All Party Parliamentary Group on Primary Care and Public Health. Tom has an MSc Development Studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.