Online Program

International health programs and policy II

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
This session will address the role policy plays in improving public health in communities
Session Objectives: Discuss the relationship between successful health programs and specific health policies.

Harnessing synergies to expand Rwanda's immunization program: The national rollout of pneumococcal, HPV, and rotavirus vaccines   
Maurice Gatera, Fidele Ngabo, Corine Karema, Cathy Mugeni, Hassan Sibomana, Anicet Rwasangabo, Sunil M. Bhatt, Claire M. Wagner, Cameron T. Nutt and Agnes Binagwaho
A comprehensive study on the status of implementation of the WHO framework convention on tobacco control: Nature, scope and progress   
Hadii Mamudu, PhD,MPA, Sreenivas P. Veeranki, MBBS, DrPH, MPH, David Kioko, Bsc and Rafie Boghozian, MBA
Drivers of routine immunization performance in Αfrica: Results from three countries   
Anne LaFond, MSc, Natasha Kanagat, MPH, Jenny Sequeira, MPH, Robert Steinglass, MPH, Sangeeta Mookherji, PhD, MHS and Rebecca Fields, MPH
Addressing health needs of people with intellectual disabilities in developing countries   
Amy H. Shellard, MPH, Rachel Moscato, Darcie L. Mersereau, MPH, David Evangelista and Stephen B. Corbin, DDS, MPH

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Medical Care, Vision Care Section, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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

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