Measuring costs and health impact using pragmatic trials: Evaluating HIV self-testing in Malawi, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
Melissa Neuman and Fern Terris-Prestholt will deliver this talk entitled 'Measuring costs and health impact using pragmatic trials: Evaluating HIV self-testing in Malawi, Zambia, and Zimababwe'.
The HIV Self-Testing Africa (STAR) Initiative is a project funded by Unitaid to catalyze the market and increase use of HIV self-testing across Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland. The Speakers will be discussing the economic and health impact evaluations of the STAR Initiative. They will focus on the methods they have used, the challenges, and benefits of evaluating projects in the field and their consortium approach. More information on the Initiative can be accessed here: http://hivstar.lshtm.ac.uk/.