Swiss TPH and AQH reach the mark of 1,000 participants for the Cohort Study

From March, 2019, The Kosovo Non-Communicable Disease Cohort study (KOSCO) has been recruiting participants who will be part of this study.

‘Cohort’ study funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) aims to contribute epidemiological evidence for the control of chronic diseases in Kosovo as the basis for policy and decision making.

The ‘Cohort’ team composed of Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) and AQH Project has visited participating MFMC over the last 3 weeks to follow the progress of the recruitment as well as thank the laboratory staff with Certificates of Acknowledgement for their support of the study by conducting tests on the 1000 cohort participants.