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Table 1 Capacity-building workshops attended by survey participants

From: Impact of capacity building interventions on individual and organizational competency for HPSR in endemic disease control in Nigeria: a qualitative study

Training workshops organized by the Health Policy Research GroupModules/topics coveredFrequency (%)
Producers of evidence (N = 54)Users of evidence (N = 64)
Workshop 1: Training of trainers on health policy and systems research & economic evaluationHPSR
Introduction to complex health systems
Introduction to health policy and health system governance
Introduction to health sector reform
Conducting literature review
Health policy and stakeholder analyses
Health systems research priority setting
Economic evaluation
Introduction to health economics and health technology assessment
Pharmaco-economics and outcomes research for disease control
Application of cost effectiveness analysis and health technology assessment for decision making
23 (42.6)24 (37.5)
Workshop 2: Training of trainers on getting research into policy and practiceGRIPP
Monitoring and evaluation of health programs
Knowledge networks for health research
GRIPP: principles, methodologies, and benefits
Advocacy for GRIPP
Leadership for health research
Managing political and socio-cultural interferences in policy making
Entrenching research
19 (35.2)24 (37.5)
Workshop 3: Step-down training on HPSR, economic evaluation, and GRIPPModules in HPSR, economic evaluation, and GRIPP (as above)39 (72.2)48 (75)