PhD defense Mrs Carrie Jane Ngongo at Ghent University
On Friday February 10th at 12:00 CET, Mrs. Carrie Jane Ngongo defended her doctoral work at Ghent University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
High Horizons: The impact of heat on maternal, newborn and child health
Press release: Thousands of newborn babies and expectant mothers could be saved from dying needlessly from exposure to heat, researchers say, as they launch a new four-year project focusing on sub-Saharan Africa.
Prof Dr Marleen Temmerman elected to the National Academy of Medicine
As of October 1st 2022, Prof Dr Marleen Temmerman is an International Member of the National Academy of Medicine, one of three academies that make up the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine in the United States.
2nd China Platform Academic Forum on medicine and health sciences
Following the successful first edition of the China Platform Academic Forum (CPAF) held in September 2021, the second edition took place from 17-21 October 2022.
Two directors at ICRH Belgium
At the end of September, the new academic year has started in Belgium. As of this academic year and for a period of 4 years, Prof Dr Olivier Degomme has been appointed the new Chair of the Department of Public...
Gender sensitive primary care in Flanders
A new webpage will give information on how to provide gender inclusive health care and both general and specific health care aspects regarding LGBTQI+ persons.
HIGH Horizons - Heat Indicators for Global Health
The new HIGH Horizons project addresses a number of key knowledge gaps around the quantification and monitoring of direct and indirect impacts of heat exposure on maternal, newborn and child health.
Call for inspiration
South Korean law requires that institutions for higher education provide new students with a course on the prevention of sexual and domestic violence within the first two months of their college education.
PhD defense Anne Nobels
On Wednesday 14/09 at 17h in Het Pand in Ghent, Dr Anne Nobels successfully defended her PhD ‘Prevalence and Impact of Sexual Violence in Older Adults’.
PhD defense Lotte De Schrijver
The doctoral defense of LOTTE DE SCHRIJVER was scheduled on Tuesday 28/06 at 5 PM at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences on the UZ campus in Ghent.
Effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on women's fertility intentions
Min Zhao, an exchange PhD student at ICRH Belgium, presented her research on the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on women's fertility intentions with an e-poster at the Congress of the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health (25-28 May).