Lecture on Evidence Informed Policy Making
Professor Fujian Song, from Norwich Medical School University of East Anglia, U.K., visited Tsinghua University on 27 Oct 2017. He was invited by Professor Feng Cheng to give a lecture titled “Evidence-Informed Health Policy-Making in LMICs: Methods and Challenges”, to postgraduate students of the International Master of Public Health (IMPH). Prof Song introduced methods of evidence synthesis for policy making, discussed importance and challenges of evidence-informed policy making in LMICs. The international students (from countries in Africa, Asia or South America) actively participated inspiring discussions during the lecture, by asking questions regarding evidence synthesis methods or showed their understanding of health policy making in LMICs.