In order to deliver this complex programme of research, our team brings together multiple methodological and contextual expertise. CHORUS is committed to principles of equal partnerships, our leadership functions are spread across the CHORUS partners.

The Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development at the University of Leeds

The Nuffield Centre  specialises in health systems support (such as planning, costing health services, policy analysis and evaluation), educational support (such as quality assurance, teaching and curriculum development) and capacity building (of research and educational organisations).



The University of York, Department of Health Sciences

Health sciences research at the University of York focuses on inequalities, developing and evaluating health system solutions in the UK and globally, through high quality multi-disciplinary research.



The University of Ghana

The University of Ghana is the largest university in Ghana and was founded in 1948 for the purpose of providing and promoting university education, learning and research. The University has several research institutions and centres for learning and research, including Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, Centre for Tropical, Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Regional Institute for Population Studies, Institute for Environmental and Sanitation Studies and the Institute for Statistical, Social and Economic Research.

The College of Medicine, University of Nigeria

The College of Medicine at the University of Nigeria was established in 1992. They provide undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing education to healthcare professionals and scientists. They conduct of biomedical, psychosocial, clinical and public health research to advance the frontiers of medical knowledge.

HERD International Nepal

HERD International is a research agency, promoting evidence informed policies and practices through high-quality research and knowledge management.

ARK Foundation Bangladesh

ARK Foundation is a non-government, non-political and not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the socio-economic development of Bangladesh. Through evidence-based research, training and communications it provides sustainable solutions for health, education and social development. ARK Foundation works closely with Government organisations, national and international NGOs, universities and development partners to achieve its vision and mission.

James P Grant School of Public Health, BRAC University

The James P Grant School of Public Health aims to transform the current system of health delivery through its commitment to quality education and research. As the public health wing of BRAC University, its focus is to provide access to education, research, training and advocacy through integration and innovation. The school uses a multidisciplinary approach to train the next generation of global and national health leaders.

London School of  Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is renowned for its research, postgraduate studies and continuing education in public and global health. LSHTM has an international presence and collaborative ethos. It is uniquely placed to help shape health policy and translate research findings into tangible impact.