5014.0 Poster session: Maternal & Child Health 1

Wednesday, November 11, 2009: 8:30 AM

Board 1
Methods for Assessing Attitudes toward Initmate Partner Violence in Rural Bangladesh
Sidney Ruth Schuler, PhD, Kathryn Yount, PhD, Elisabeth Ann Rottach, MA and A. Elisabeth Sommerfelt, MD
Board 2
Improving breastfeeding practices: A case study from India
Suruchi Sood, PhD, Prabhat Kumar and Alka Malhotra
Board 3
Special health care needs among school-age children with rare diseases
Eugene Yu-Chang Peng, MD, MS, Shu-Yu Lyu, MPH, PhD, Wei-Yun Lee, MS, Chih-Chien Yang, MS, PhD, Lin-Yin Lo, MS and Liang-Ting Tsai, MS, PhD
Board 4
Pre-marriage/Prenatal Diagnosis, Prevention, and Control of Thalassemia in Iran’s Fars Province
Hassan Joulaei, MD, MPH, Zahra Sarraf, MD, Mustafa Medhati, MD, Nazila Rahemi, BS and Mohammad Shahbazi, PhD, MPH, CHES
Board 5
State of breast healthcare in Abu Dhabi, UAE: Findings from a community needs assessment
Jalaa Taher, Cother Hajat, MBBS PhD MFPH and Oliver Harrison
Board 6
Use of PlumpyNut to Improve Child Nutrition and Health: Experience in Central Mozambique
Jennifer Kasper, MD, MPH, Chiara Bussetti, MD, Clara Bowley, MPH, Alejandro Soto, MD, MPH, Tatiana Bocharnikova, MD, Vitoria Munhica, Etelvina Pedro, P. Canote, Cesar Macome, MD, Marina Karagianis, MD, F. Quinas, MD, Pablo Montoya, MD, MPH, Barrot Lambdin, MPH and Mark A. Micek, MD, MPH
Board 7
Evaluation of the School Sanitation and Hygiene Education (SSHE) Program in Ghana, West-Africa
Andrew Owusu, PhD, Norman Weatherby, PhD, Cynthia Bosumtwi-Sam, Maria Revell, PhD and Kari Campbell, MA, CHES
Board 8
Strengthening Health Systems and Their Links with Communities Through a Child Survival Project in Peru
Alejandro Vargas, MS, MA, Jose Cabrejos, MD, MPH, Laura Altobelli, DrPH, MPH and Luis Espejo, MD,MA

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, Women's Caucus

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