NUS Initiative to Improve Health in Asia (NIHA)
The NUS Initiative to Improve Health in Asia (NIHA) aims to elevate the quality of public health and healthcare delivery in Asia. It is coordinated by the NUS Global Asia Institute, in collaboration with the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and the NUS Business School. NIHA also collaborates with other institutions in Singapore and internationally with the relevant expertise.
NIHA was made possible with a funding of S$17 million over 10 years from the GSK-EDB Trust Fund. It was announced by Singapore Health Minister Mr Khaw Boon Wan on 21 July 2010 at the East Asia Health Policy Dialogue, a symposium organized at the sidelines of the ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting.
NUS Global Asia Institute
NUS Global Asia Institute aims to take the lead in research and scholarship directed at topics pivotal to Asia’s future. By focusing on integrative studies, the work of the Institute goes beyond public policies and also deals with matters of technological importance.
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy was established in 2004 with the mission of educating and training the next generation of Asian policymakers and leaders. Its objectives are to raise the standards of governance throughout the region, and to contribute to the transformation of Asia.
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine has produced leaders in healthcare delivery, discovery and public service, as well as played a pivotal role in Singapore’s Life Sciences Initiative and Singapore Medicine.
NUS Business School
NUS Business School is known for providing management thought leadership from an Asian perspective, enabling its students and corporate partners to leverage global knowledge and Asian insights.
Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health
Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health builds on 60 years of experience in research, teaching and practice as a department of epidemiology and public health at NUS. With a distinctly Asian focus, the school’s strengths include chronic disease epidemiology, statistical genomics, workplace health and a well-developed Master of Public Health program.
Pardee RAND Graduate School
Pardee RAND Graduate School is one of the original eight US graduate programs created to train future leaders in public policy and the only one specializing exclusively in the PhD. It is based at RAND Corporation, a non-profit institution that helps improve policy and decision-making through research and analysis.
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is a world-leading centre for research and postgraduate education in public and global health. Its mission is to improve health and health equity in the UK and worldwide.
Health Technology and Services Research (HTSR)
Health Technology and Services Research (HTSR)is a department of the School of Management and Governance - University of Twente. HTSR specializes in scientific research towards the clinical and economic outcomes of (emerging) medical technology and the efficient organization of health care.