Brainstorming Meeting on Secondary Research (2012)

The overall objective was to enhance our understanding of secondary research and to discuss how to apply this approach to achieve NIHA’s goal of “making a significant contribution to thinking and policy formulation in public health and health systems development in Asia.”


Tuesday, 7 February 2012
University Hall, NUS, Singapore



Dr Tikki PANG
Director of Research Policy & Cooperation, World Health Organisation
Dr Prathap THARYAN
Director, South Asia Cochrane Centre, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
The “Evidence Footprint” Revisited
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Prof Qingyue MENG
Executive Director, Peking University’s China Center for Health Development Studies; and Dean, Peking University’s School of Public Health, Beijing, China
Systematic Review on Health Systems Research: Experiences from a WHO project in China
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Secretary General, National Health Foundation, Bangkok, Thailand
Research and Thai Health System Reform
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Dr Edwin CHAN
Head of Epidemiology, Singapore Clinical Research Institute; Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore
Secondary Research in Health Research
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Dr KENG Ho Pwee
Deputy Director, Health Technology Assessment, Ministry of Health, Singapore
Health Technology Assessment: The Singapore Experience
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The Joanna Briggs Institute, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Australia
The Impact of Secondary Research in Australia and the Joanna Briggs Collaboration
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