• Health research institutional mapping: an Eastern Mediterranean Regional perspective 

      Mandil, Ahmed; El Jardali, Fadi; El Feky, Samar; Nour, Mohamed; Al Abbar, Mazen; Bou Karroum, Lama (‎2018-02)‎
      Background: Research-conducive environments are mandatory for planning, implementing and translating research findings into evidence-informed health policies. Aim: This study aimed at comprehensive situation analysis of health research institutions in the Region. Methods: We collected data on: institutional characteristics, research scope, capacity building, ethics, governance and resources. Results: We contacted 575 institutions, of which, 223 [‎38.8%]‎ responded, indicating that they conducted population research [‎82%]‎. Reported studies were ...