Online Program

Roundtable: Challenges and success stories in international health

Monday, November 4, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
This session will address the various challenges faced in global public health and the challenges faced in global public health and highlight best practices which have helped to improve the health status of diverse communities.
Session Objectives: Discuss the present day challenges and success stories in public health globally.
Vamsi Vasireddy, MD, MPH, DrPH

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Violence against Chinese female sex workers from their stable partners: A hierarchical multiple regression analysis   
Chen Zhang, MPH, Xiaoming Li, PhD, Yan Hong, PhD, Shan Qiao, PhD, Yuejiao Zhou, MD, Shaobing Su, Med and Liying Zhang, PhD
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Nationwide implementation of integrated community case management of childhood illness in Rwanda: Impact on mortality and health facility utilization   
Adam Levine, MD, MPH, Cathy Mugeni, Richard B. Mark Munyaneza, MD, Epiphanie Mulindahabi, MPH, Hannah Cockrell, BA, Justin Glavis-Bloom, BA, Cameron T. Nutt, Claire M. Wagner, Corine Karema, Erick Gaju, BSc, Alphonse Rukundo, BSc, Jean Pierre Habimana, BSc, Fidele Ngabo and Agnes Binagwaho
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Obese women less likely to have low serum ferritin levels, Nicaragua   
Amanda Wendt, PhDc, Maria Elena Jefferds, PhD, Cria Perrine, PhD, Patricia Halleslevens, Lic and Kevin Sullivan, PhD
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What are the effects of women's economic self-help group programs on women's empowerment? a systematic review   
Carinne Brody, DrPH, Shari Dworkin, PhD, MS, Megan Dunbar, DrPH MPH, Laura Pascoe, Padmini Murthy, MD, MPH, MS,CHES, Ruby Warnock, MPH and Keely Johnson, MPH (c)
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Child health in Myanmar in 2012 - what is the way forward?   
Kerry Bruce, DrPH, Jennifer Mulik, MPH, MA, Matthew Tiedemann, MA, Erica Tubbs, MPH, MA and Thidar Lin, MD
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Does social status predict appropriate treatment of child diarrheal disease? evidence from Peru   
Kathryn Volpicelli, MPH and Alison M. Buttenheim, PhD, MBA
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Peruvian community women empowered to reduce anemia in children under five   
Claudia Llanten, MD, MPH, Cecilia Izarra, RN and Heather Platter, MS, Public Health Certificate
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Contextual challenges to smokeless tobacco cessation among vulnerable urban Indian women   
Jean Schensul, PhD, Saritha Nair, Ph.D. and Sameena Bilgi, M.Phil.
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Better cord care saves babies' lives: Mapping chlorhexidine program introduction and implementation   
Carmit Keddem, MA, Mary A. Carnell, MD MPH, Sandee Minovi, MA, Robin Houston and Goli Lamiri, MBBS, DTM&H, MPH

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