On the 1st of February, 2017, Shamseya signed a master’s thesis agreement with the University of Hasselt (UHasselt), Limburg, Belgium. The agreement entails that Shumirai Mushangwe, student at the UHasselt Center for Statistics (CenStat), works with Shamseya on The Community Monitor for Health Service Quality (www.MostashfaMeter.com) . Shumirai will be contributing to the project by […]
Together with research partners from Switzerland, the Netherlands and Egypt, Shamseya has launched its report on Industry-Sponsored Clinical Trials in Egypt.
This report studies the conduct of these trials in Egypt, sheds the light on some of the short-comings that were identified and proposes recommendations for the different stakeholders.
On Wednesday August 3rd 2016, the national project coordinator and representatives of Shamseya visited the city of Sohag to join the assessors in their meeting with the Undersecretary of the Minister of Health Doctor Youssry Bayoumy, followed by a press conference to launch the report of the state of hospitals in Sohag for the year 2016
Sohag, a focal point in Upper Egypt, hosted the first training for the also first independent community assessment team, during which, concepts of social accountability and active citizenship were presented to all attendees. Additionally, they were familiarized with common hospital structures, especially in terms of staff and services, to augment […]
Today, the eghospitals.com advisory board met on its first assembly to review the updates of the criteria and to follow up on the progress as a means to support the eghospitals.com team. Dr. Alaa Ghannam, Right to Health Program manager at the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR), directed the […]
To allow more interaction with the public, the eghospitals.com team released a social media campaign on Facebook and Twitter, which explains the assessment criteria. Additionally, eghospitals.com was modified to accommodate direct Facebook-mediated comments on the hospital profiles to encourage increased viewer participation and engagement. Currently, the team is working on […]