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Our Work

Where We Work

This map shows current Global Health activities undertaken by the Doherty Institute, including research collaborations, public health interventions, training, capacity building and consulting.

Global projects

Viral hepatitis research, surveillance, policy and advocacy, expert advisory capacity, laboratory capacity strengthening, regional reporting and implementation of GHHSVH and Regional Action Plan for Viral Hepatitis

WHO Collaborating Centre for Viral Hepatitis
Project leader(s): Professor Benjamin Cowie
Collaborator(s): World Health OrganisationWHO Western Pacific RegionWHO Regional Office for South East Asia

Global transmission and vaccinology of Streptococcus pyogenes

Davies group
Project leader(s): Dr Mark Davies
Collaborator(s): University of Hong KongFudan University

External Quality Assurance Project to test virus isolation capacity of National Influenza Centres

WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza
Project leader(s): Professor Patrick Reading
Funding: World Health OrganisationCentres for Disease Control and PreventionPacific Community

Immunisation Practices Advisory Committee on immunisation vaccines and biologicals

Biggs group 
Project leader(s): Dr Christopher Morgan
Collaborator(s): World Health Organisation

Vaccines innovations prioritisation working group

Biggs group 
Project leader(s): Dr Christopher Morgan
Collaborator(s): World Health OrganisationGaviPATHThe Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Transmission and emerging antibiotic resistance of Staphylococcus aureus globally

Tong group
Project leader(s): Associate Professor Steven Tong
Collaborator(s): Sanger Institute