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The Technical Efficiency of Community Health Service Centers in Wuhan, China: Estimation and Policy Implications

Speaker:Dr. Hao Li

Venue:Room 2107, Academic Building


This study seeks to measure the relative technical efficiency of Community Health Service Centers (CHSCs) in Wuhan City, China, in order to propose some policy recommendations to improve the efficiency of CHSCs. A total of 46 CHSCs in Wuhan City were included in the study as research subjects. Data of eleven selected input and output indicators were collected from Hubei Provincial Health and Family Planning Commission.


“Virus in the air?”: New Tools for Hunting Emerging Diseases

Speaker:Dr. Anderson

Venue:Room 1079, Academic Building



Parenting Across Cultures

Speaker:Dr. Jennifer E. Lansford

Venue:Room 1079, Academic Building



Global Health Fieldwork Experience in Brazil

Speaker:Yolande Pokam Tchuisseu

Venue:Room 1079, Academic Building


About Global Health Research Center

Cutting-edge research to improve health equity in China and around the world

Duke Kunshan University and the Duke Global Health Institute established the Global Health Research Center in 2013. The Center uses innovative approaches to research and solve important health and health policy challenges in China and around the world.

The Global Health Research Center is built on the principles of scientific excellence and focuses on establishing interdisciplinary, mutually-beneficial collaborations with researchers from China. It will host national and international conferences to disseminate research findings and encourage dialogue among scientists, professionals, policy-makers and other key stakeholders engaged in global health.

The faculty and research activities complement the global health education programs offered at DKU, including the Master of Science in Global Health and the undergraduate semester courses in global health.

Mission Statement

Improve health in China and the world by conducting high-quality research that leads to informed policy making and innovative approaches to health challenges.

Vision Statement

Eliminate health disparities in China and the world and achieve improved health for all.