4199.0 Child Survival & Child Health 2

Tuesday, November 9, 2010: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
This panel will investigate child growth and development from several perspectives.
Session Objectives: * Describe how to create estimates of child mortality levels for small geographical areas using a Bayesian Statistical approach. * Describe the priorities in designing a strategy to address regional malnutrition. * Explain how child development and nutrition activities have complementary effects on child growth.

Initiative to End Malnutrition: A local, effective, and affordable model in the Rukungiri District of Uganda
Keri Cohn, MD, DTMH, Sarah Nam, Gordon Liao, Junghyun Lim, John Bosco Kamugisha, RN, Mark Bisanzo, MD and Thomas F. Burke, MD
Community-based delivery of childhood health interventions in conflict zones: A case study from Eastern Burma
Htee Moo, Tyler Brown, Heiku Wah, Jennifer Leigh, MPH, Andrew George Lim, Beth Charpentier, Samantha Kaplan, BA and Thomas J. Lee, MD, MHS

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, Social Work

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

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