NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Respiratory Health (RESPIRE)

Platform II: Capacity Building Resources

Read on to learn about the resources made available through Platform II.

Four Online Courses

  • Chronic Respiratory Diseases (CRD) in Primary Care Settings (in partnership with International Primary Care Respiratory Group (IPCRG)).

  • Survival: The Story of Global Health
  • Priority Setting in Global Health Economics
  • Introduction to Global Health Research


Summer schools

  • RESPIRE/IPCRG Leadership School

  • RESPIRE Research School
  • Global Health Economics and Priority Setting Summer school

Read about the leadership and research summer schools

Face-to-face training and skills sharing workshops

These workshops were held for Early Career Researchers, senior academics and clinicians at the 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting:

  • Making RESPIRE research count
  • Creating sustainable impact
  • Communications (presenting your work to academic and public audiences)
  • Data handling
  • Data sharing


Virtual workshops were held as part of the 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting, including:

The following workshops were held by Platform II:

  • Multi-country working

  • Research ethics in global research