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Session: Women's Health: Gender Imbalance and its Impact
5060.0: Wednesday, November 08, 2006: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Women's Health: Gender Imbalance and its Impact
Women’s health issues continue to be of enormous importance in global health, but are frequently overlooked. In this session we look at several very important areas beginning with a focus on infectious diseases, and then looking at three country examples from India, China and Indonesia.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Moderator(s):Patricia A. Taylor, MPH
8:30 AMGlobal infectious disease prevention for women: Essential for international human rights  [ Recorded presentation ]
Marian C. McDonald, DrPH, MPH, MA
8:50 AMPreventing postpartum hemorrhage: Implications of a clinical trial in rural India  [ Recorded presentation ]
Rd Derman, MD, BS Kodkany, MD, Sa Edlavitch, PhD, SS Goudar, MD, Stacie E. Geller, PhD, VA Naik
9:10 AMOlder women's health in urban China  [ Recorded presentation ]
Melissa A. Simon, MD, MPH, XinQi Dong, MD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:International Health
Endorsed by:Maternal and Child Health; Socialist Caucus

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