Johns Hopkins – Pakistan

The ReLAB-HS prime, Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit, has a longstanding working relationship with key stakeholders in Pakistan, including the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Communications, WHO’s Pakistan country office, academic institutions and NGOs. Over the past couple of decades, the JH-IIRU team has worked with these stakeholders to address multiple public health issues, including building sustainable capacity for research. The team also implements several projects in these disciplines in collaboration with local stakeholders. There is local interest in extending work to address the growing need for rehabilitation across the lifespan and preparing health systems in Pakistan to integrate rehabilitation to ensure continuity of care.