Category: Current Studies

Zipime Weka Schista! (Do self-testing sister) Is a one- stop home self-sampling for female genital schistosomiasis, HPV, Trichomonas and HIV as a cost-effective and self-empowering strategy to increase case detection and improve access to care for women of reproductive age…

Supporting Community Engagement to Promote Tuberculosis Research Ethics and Science (SCEPTRES). Grant Ref: TMA2019CDF-2788 This study is premised on the evidence that community engagement is often undervalued in clinical trials despite being intrinsic to the ethical implementation and outcomes of…

Zambart is leading the operational research task of the USAID-sponsored Eradicate TB project (ETB). From 2017-2021, ETB will work in partnership with the National Tuberculosis Program (NTP) to halve TB-related mortality in the 6 northern provinces by the year 2022.…

YATHU YATHU: FOR US BY US The mission of the Zambian Adolescent Health Strategic Plan 2017-2021 is to “ensure equity of access to appropriate, quality and cost-effective adolescent-friendly health services…”. To achieve this mission, key principles of the Plan include…

What is the STAR Study? The acronym STAR is for Self-testing AfRica. HIV Self Testing (HIVST) is a new phenomenon in Africa and has the potential to reach the unreached population who are not aware of their status. Despite this…

Zambart is one of the study sites for a Phase IIb trial of a new TB vaccine. The trial is being conducted by Aeras and GlaxoSmithKline Vaccines, S.A. (GSK) and is a double-blind randomised, placebo controlled study. (Clinical Trail.gov Identifier:…