Introduction to FGSSee a brief introduction to FGS and its implications.... read more
Staff exchangePhD and Masters students @ BRIGHT Academy and staff may visit the institutions in the network. This is a way to receive both informal and formal training, participate in meetings, share knowledge, learn high-tech laboratory techniques and how to do fieldwork in the remotest of... read more
Preparing a projectProfessor Costas Balas (Technical University of Chania in Greece/skype) meets with Santiago Martinez, Svein Gunnar Gundersen, Eyrun Kjetland and Martin Gerdes in a thrust to disseminate the WHO Pocket Atlas for Female Genital Schistosomiasis to the whole of Africa. The professors came from University of KwaZulu-Natal, Oslo University Hospital, and University of Agder to meet @BRIGHT... read more
Female genital schistosomiasis and HIV/AIDS: Reversing the neglect of girls and women.
Hotez PJ, Harrison W, Fenwick A, Bustinduy AL, Ducker C, Sabina Mbabazi P, Engels D, Kjetland EF. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2019 Apr 4;13(4):e0007025. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0007025. PMID: 30946746; PMCID: PMC6448816.
Reproductive health problems in rural South African young women: risk behaviour and risk factors.
Galappaththi-Arachchige HN, Zulu SG, Kleppa E, Lillebo K, Qvigstad E, Ndhlovu P, Vennervald BJ, Gundersen SG, Kjetland EF, Taylor M.
Environment and schistosomiasis
Banhela N, Taylor M, Zulu SG, Strabo LS, Kjetland EF, Gundersen SG