This guide for trainers of trichiasis surgeons contains information to help a trainer prepare for and lead a training workshop. It is intended to facilitate and standardize the process and quality of training new trichiasis surgeons and trichiasis surgeons who undergo refresher trainings.
Cross-cutting technical resource
31 August–1 September 2016, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
InfoNTD.org is a database on cross-cutting issues in neglected tropical diseases. It is a place to search for articles, e-books, book chapters, films, cd-roms and more on NTDs and related subjects.
This technical brief analyzes a health systems approach to NTD programming and assesses the ENVISION project's contributions to each of the WHO HSS building blocks.
Contributions to this special issue underscore the impression that the Alliance for the Global Elimination of Trachoma by 2020 is on track for success as well as highlighting a few areas where further focused, thoughtful research is required.
This journal article evaluates a new trachoma scarring ranking system with potential use in clinical research.
These systematic reviews and meta-analyses compile the most recent evidence on the impact of sanitation on diarrhea, soil-transmitted helminth infections, trachoma, schistosomiasis, and nutritional status assessed using anthropometry.
This briefing outlines why the BEST framework for NTDs is needed and what it seeks to achieve. It calls on NTD stakeholders to adopt the BEST framework and embed cross-sectoral approaches and systems thinking in their work.
This study aims to review the literature regarding the barriers to sampling, recruitment, participation, and retention of members of socioeconomically disadvantaged groups in health research and strategies for increasing the amount of health research conducted with socially disadvantaged groups.
ICTC's Trachoma Action Planning planning guide provides guidance on how to develop and conduct a Trachoma Action Plan, a key tool for ensuring effective and efficient planning for trachoma elimination.