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Centre for Initiative and Development (CFID) Taraba conducted advocacies with Stakeholders in Nguroje and Gembu

Centre for Initiative and Development (CFID) Taraba conducted advocacies with Stakeholders in Nguroje and Gembu and town hall meetings with key stakeholders in Gembu, Sardauna LGA of Taraba state. These was aimed at enlightening the key stakeholders on the projects: Improving access to prevention of mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B …

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Implementing Community Antimicrobial Stewardship (CAMS) model in Nigeria

Implementing the Community Antimicrobial stewardship (CAMS) model in Nigeria, sponsored by Pfizer with the main purpose to promote behavioural change in rational use of drugs and to protect and preserve the effectiveness of antimicrobials. In achieving this, CFID will work with patent and proprietary medicine vendors (PPMVs) and pharmacy owners; …

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Improving Access of Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of Hepatitis B virus (PMTCT HBV)

Improving access to prevention of mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B virus (PMTCT HBV) among pregnant women and women of childbearing age is a CFID initiative sponsored by TY Danjuma Foundation. The project is aimed at the prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of Hepatitis B virus (PMTCT HBV) among pregnant women and …

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CFID Quality Improvement Pediatrics Antimicrobial Stewardship 2021 PROGRESS REPORT

Project Title: Implementing a Multicenter Antibiotic Stewardship program in Pediatrics across 6 hospitals in Nigeria Goal of the project: The Overall goal of the project is to contribute towards limiting the spread of antimicrobial resistance, eliminating unnecessary antimicrobial use and improving health outcomes for pediatric patients in Nigeria. Project Overview …

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REPORT ON WORLD ANTIMICROBIAL AWARENESS WEEK (WAAW) 2021, IN TARABA ORGANIZED BY CENTRE FOR INITIATIVE AND DEVELOPMENT (CFID), TARABA

Theme: Spread Awareness, Stop Resistance. CFID Theme: The Role of Patients and Community Voice in Driving Antimicrobial Stewardship (AMS). Aim: To assess the antimicrobial stewardship gaps, and practices in Taraba state, towards enhancing a One Health Approach in AMR response. To make AMR a state recognized issue with engagement of …

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Antimicrobial stewardship: Multi-centre study to measure the performance of antimicrobial stewardship programs in 14 hospitals in Nigeria | Sponsor: Pfizer

Project Title: Antimicrobial stewardship: Multi-centre study to measure the performance of antimicrobial stewardship programs in 14 hospitals in Nigeria Status: On-going across all target hospitals in Nigeria Sponsor: Pfizer Plc Official Partner: Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) is the Technical Partner to CFID on this QI AMS Multi-centre study …

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Improving the Prudent Use of Biosimilars in Patients with hematologic malignancies or in Supportive Care in Nigeria: A Regional Educational Program for health care professionals | Sponsor: Pfizer Plc

Status: Project Completed and Final report submitted to Pfizer Plc Sponsor: Pfizer Plc Centre for Initiative and Development (CFID) in conjunction with Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), with a Medical Educational Grant from Pfizer, conducted series of educational programs for Multi-Disciplinary Health Care Workers in north-east Nigeria. The training were independently …

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