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Session: Strategies for Improving Maternal Health and Child Survival
4053.0: Tuesday, November 07, 2006: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Strategies for Improving Maternal Health and Child Survival
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant in this session will be able to: 1. Discuss access to emergency obstetric care in several countries. 2. Discuss several methods of comprehensive reproductive health care, including the use of group care and midwives. 3. Discuss quality antenatal care and the role of PMTCT.
Moderator(s):Bridget McHenry Ali
8:30 AMAnalyzing women's access to comprehensive reproductive health care in Ghana through midwife mapping  [ Recorded presentation ]
Elaine Menotti, MPH, Margaret Hamilton, Michelle Prosser, Emily Sonneveldt, Penney Davis
8:42 AMBidan Delima Program: Professionalizing Indonesian Private Practice Midwives through Branding and Recognition  [ Recorded presentation ]
Nancy Caiola, Nur Ainy Madjid, Ibu, Enriquito Lu, Dr
8:54 AMStatus of emergency obstetric care services in Zambia: Findings of a national assessment  [ Recorded presentation ]
Reuben Mbewe, Robert Hollister, Gricelia Mkumba, Richard Hughes, Kwibisa Liywalii, Chipoya Chipoya, Ethel Mangani Lyuba, Crispin Sapele, Batista Mwale, Martha Ndhlovu, Mrs
9:06 AMStrategies for successful implementation of group prenatal care in an urban ambulatory care center  [ Recorded presentation ]
Wendy C. Wilcox, MD, MPH, Barbara Hackley, MS, RN, CNM, Roy Grant, MA, Peter Bernstein, MD, MPH, Sharon Schindler Rising, MSN, CNM, FACNM, Irwin R. Merkatz, MD, Chair
9:18 AMLow birth weight, very low birth weight and infant mortality in San Bernardino County: A secondary analysis of maternal factors  [ Recorded presentation ]
Rebecca D. Nanyonjo, DrPH, Susanne Montgomery, PhD, MPH, MS, Edward Fujimoto, DrPH, Naomi Modeste, DrPH
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Population, Family Planning, and Reproductive Health
Endorsed by:APHA-Committee on Women's Rights; Maternal and Child Health; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

The 134th Annual Meeting & Exposition (November 4-8, 2006) of APHA