Tulane Center for Evidence-Based Global Health (CEBGH)

PMNCH constituency

Academic, Research & Training Institutes

Focal point

Dr Pierre Buekens

Position

W.H. Watkins Professor and Dean/Director of Tulane CEBGH

Health focus

  • Health systems strengthening
  • Maternal/Reproductive Health
  • Newborn health
  • Child health

Strategic objective(s)

  • Broker knowledge and innovation for action
  • Advocate for mobilizing and aligning resources and for greater engagement

Mission statement

The Tulane CEBGH provides methodological expertise in designing, conducting, and analyzing trials through the establishment of a Tulane core faculty and an international team of experts. The Center places a special emphasis on the methodology of cluster randomization and practical trials. The CEBGH also facilitates multidisciplinary and international research via the development of a global network of partners and field research units, thus stimulating ideas and discussion on randomized trials in global health research, including priorities and methodological and ethical issues.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Website:

Organization e-mail:

N/A

Full address:

1440 Canal Street, Suite 2400, New Orleans, LA 70112

Country:

United States of Americas

Telephone:

+1-504-988-8803

Number of staff:

3

Scope of work:

International

Year established:

2004

WHO Region:

Americas