Tag Archives: Data use

Decisive: The new book from the Heath brothers; How does it apply to using data for policy and program decision-making?

The book Decisive was recently recommended to me by public health colleague and fellow UNC HBHE alum Tom Davis. The book provides an overview of the scientific literature around decision making to explain “how to make better choices in life and work”. It is an easy read; I read it over a busy weekend. It […]

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SWITCHPOINT highlights: innovation, new technologies & scale up

Switchpoint was held on the 18th & 19th April, in Saxapahaw North Carolina. It was a conference of ideas, innovation, art and action around global health – organized by IntraHealth International. I have captured some of the coolest ideas below…   Jugaad One of the great messages from day one was how resource constrained environments […]

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