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Research Initiative

Learn about the research initiatives spearheaded by the Edo State Hospital Management Agency (ESHMA) aimed at advancing healthcare knowledge, improving patient outcomes, and driving innovation in healthcare delivery. Explore our commitment to fostering a culture of research excellence and collaboration among healthcare professionals, researchers, and academic institutions.

Discover the key focus areas of our research efforts, including but not limited to:
•Epidemiology and public health research to better understand disease patterns, risk factors, and health disparities within the Edo State population.
•Clinical research to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of new treatments, therapies, and medical technologies.
•Health services research to identify ways to optimize healthcare delivery, improve patient access and satisfaction, and enhance healthcare system efficiency.
•Community-based research to address social determinants of health, promote health equity, and empower communities to improve their health outcomes.
•Healthcare innovation and technology research to explore novel approaches to healthcare delivery, such as telemedicine, digital health solutions, and personalized medici

Learn about our collaborative efforts with local and international research institutions, government agencies, non-profit organizations, and industry partners. Discover how these partnerships enable us to leverage expertise, resources, and funding to address complex healthcare challenges, conduct cutting-edge research, and translate research findings into practice.

Explore opportunities for funding research projects through ESHMA and external funding sources. Learn about grant programs, research scholarships, and fellowships available to support research endeavors in various healthcare disciplines. Find guidance on navigating the grant application process, developing research proposals, and securing funding for your research initiatives.

Understand the importance of ethical conduct in research and the steps we take to ensure the protection of research participants and the integrity of our research endeavors. Learn about our institutional review board (IRB) and research ethics committees responsible for reviewing and approving research protocols, as well as monitoring ongoing research activities to ensure compliance with ethical standards and regulatory requirements.

Access resources and support services to facilitate your research endeavors, including:
•Research facilities and infrastructure available at state-owned hospitals and affiliated research institutions.
•Research training and professional development opportunities for healthcare professionals, researchers, and students.
•Research consultation services to guide study design, data collection and analysis, and dissemination of research findings.
•Research dissemination platforms, including conferences, publications, and knowledge exchange events, to share research findings with the broader healthcare community and stakeholders.

Explore publications, presentations, and outcomes from research conducted by ESHMA and our collaborators. Stay informed about the latest research findings, innovations, and discoveries that contribute to advancing healthcare knowledge, improving patient care, and shaping healthcare policy and practice in Edo State and beyond.

Learn how you can get involved in research initiatives supported by ESHMA. Whether you’re a healthcare professional, researcher, student, or community member, there are opportunities to contribute to research projects, participate in research studies, and collaborate with us to address pressing healthcare challenges and improve health outcomes for the people of Edo State.