This new website is for the NTD community to create and share information about operational research studies, resources, news and more.
The NTD ConnectOR serves as a hub for researchers, funders and program implementers involved in operational research.
The Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases (COR-NTD) is a community of researchers, program implementers and country partners with the shared goal of optimizing NTD control and elimination.
@COR_NTD on Twitter
@COR_NTD 3️⃣ weeks left!
Our secretariat, @NTD_SC with @USAIDGH support, has an RFP for research on:
-New diagnostics for #schisto monitoring and evaluation
-Increasing effectiveness of delivery of preventive chemotherapy against #NTDs
Submit by: Jan. 30 at https://t.co/4Y4huFG590
@COR_NTD As countries get closer to eliminating NTDs, some communities or population groups are at risk of being left behind. @Sightsavers is exploring new ways to find and treat semi-nomadic people for #oncho.
RT @sci_ntds 📣 Tomorrow! 🪱 🐌 Is the end of #schistosomiasis in sight? SCIF's @yaelvelleman is joining @PeterHotez, @SciAnouk and Nisan Zerai Kesete to speak at @NALA_Foundation's webinar. Register here 👉 https://t.co/yQvPxuSR5d
📆 Tuesday 21 December
🕑 2pm GMT https://t.co/5uPJidrZu4
@COR_NTD ICYMI-Requesting proposals for #NTD research needs:
1 New diagnostics for #schisto monitoring and evaluation
2 Increasing effectiveness of delivery of preventive chemotherapy against NTDs (updated to include #schisto)
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2022
RT @Amref_Kenya Amazing progress! About 4.8 million people in four counties in the Western region have been dewormed against intestinal worms and bilharzia by the 4th day of the MDA. About 5.1 million people are expected to receive treatment among them, women and children. #AmrefbeatNTDs https://t.co/0zkiiMksvi
RT @CarterCenter After years of hard work and international cooperation, the onchocerciasis elimination programs of #Brazil & #Venezuela have confined #riverblindness to the smallest area yet in the Amazon Rainforest. More here: https://t.co/x2C2TTb3zA #StampOutOncho
Photos: Oscar Noya Alarcón https://t.co/7VY1oIqREy
RT @CBMuk Our #MindSkinLink project in Nigeria is included in this great interactive #NTDs map! ⬇️
In partnership with @TLM_Nigeria @unijos @COR_NTD, we're working alongside people with skin NTDs, like leprosy & lymphatic filariasis, to improve #MentalHealth support in Nigeria. #BeatNTDs https://t.co/76Q2cZZAJD
RT @sci_ntds Exciting! @GhHealthService has started training for the #Schistosomiasis Oversampling Surveys supported by @stella_kepha, with support from @COR_NTD @LSHTM @USAIDGH @gatesfoundation
#GetSchistoDone #PublicHealth @kofius @katiegass @pmwinzi @fionaflemingSCI @WHOAFRO @StandardCode https://t.co/OOSccxA45b
RT @CoalicionChagas WHO and Bayer renew longstanding collaboration to accelerate control and elimination of #NTDs
The agreement involves the donation of medicines for treatment of #Chagas and #trypanosomiasis, amongst others.