4104.0 Best practices: Strengthening the public sector and integrating care to improve health in low-income countries

Tuesday, November 9, 2010: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Focus will be on human and institutional recovery of the health sector in countries where disasters have taken place as well as approaches to medical training.
Session Objectives: * Evaluate the circumstances involved in repairing the health sector after man-made disasters (such as civil wars) and natural disasters. * Describe some of the design considerations that must go into the development of medical outpatient and training centers.

Development of A Package for Integration of PMTCT Into Routine MCH Services in South Africa
Debra Jackson, RN MPH DSc, Sarah Rohde, Tanya Doherty, MPH PhD, Vundli Ramokolo, Ameena Goga, MBCHB, Selamawit Woldesenbet, MPH and Wesley Solomon, MPH
Integrating Comprehensive HIV Care into Routine Maternal Health Services Improves Access and Quality
Wendy Johnson, MD, MPH, Mark A. Micek, MD, MPH, Pablo Montoya, MD, MPH, Florencia Floriano, Barrot Lambdin, MPH, James Pfeiffer, PhD, MPH, Stephen Gloyd, MD, MPH and Rachel Chapman, PhD

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Social Work

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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