Tools and resources

Funding | Lymphatic filariasis & Onchocerciasis & Schistosomiasis & Trachoma

This page contains supplemental materials related to the Call for Proposals on Intervention Effectiveness. Click on the links below or on the side of this page to access the materials.

Submission Form

COR-NTD Meeting | Cross-cutting

The 2018 annual meeting of the Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases (COR-NTD) was held October 26 & 27, 2018, in New Orleans, LA. Content on this page captures the key discussion points, knowledge gaps, and recommended next steps identified by the participants of the 27 breakout sessions held at that event. Click on the links below and in the margin to access and download the content.

Meeting documents

Funding | Cross-cutting

This page describes a call for proposals which has since closed. Please refer back to this page for updates on SGP II and monitor our funding opportunities page for future calls.

SGP II

Endgame | Lymphatic filariasis & Onchocerciasis & Schistosomiasis & Trachoma

COR NTD bug

The Neglected Tropical Diseases Support Center (NTD-SC) at The Task Force for Global Health is soliciting proposals for operational and implementation research led by country programs that address country-identified endgame challenges.[1]

Guidelines

NOTE: As of August 30, 2018, 5 PM EDT, this call is now CLOSED. The COR-NTD Secretariat has received an adequate number of proposals.

COR UKAID

Guidelines

COR-NTD Meeting | Cross-cutting

The 2017 annual meeting of the Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases (COR-NTD) was held November 3 & 4, 2017, in Baltimore. Content on this page captures the key discussion points, knowledge gaps, and recommended next steps identified by the participants of the 28 breakout sessions held at that event. Click on the links below and in the margin to access and download the content. 

Output Table 

Meeting documents

This page describes a call for proposals which has since closed.

A call for proposed studies to be supported by the U.K. Department for International Development (DFID) through a grant to the Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases (COR-NTD)

 

Diagnostics | Onchocerciasis

The new World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines for stopping mass drug administration (MDA) and verification of elimination of human onchocerciasis require evaluating children under the age of 10 years using a serologic test for the detection of IgG4 antibody to the Ov-16 antigen. The designated sampling frame is designed to provide a 95% confidence interval (CI) that excludes 0.1%, and it assumes that the test is 100% sensitive and 100% specific.

Meeting documents

| Cross-cutting

The 2016 annual meeting of the Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases (COR-NTD) was held November 10 & 11, 2016, in Atlanta, Georgia. This table captures the key knowledge gaps and recommended next steps identified by the leaders of the 18 breakout sessions held at that event.

Meeting documents

Program implementation | Lymphatic filariasis

The target audience for these guidelines is district-level implementation agencies that are concerned with achieving their targets for mass drug administration. The purpose of these guidelines is to introduce the following.

• The concept of narratives and how they can be a valuable tool in understanding people’s health behaviors in the context of NTD control and elimination as well as in other programs;

Guidelines

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