Session 125:
Maternal Health and Mortality II

Friday, April 2
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Beacon F
3rd Floor

Chair: Koki Agarwal, Futures Group International
Discussant: Sian Curtis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  1. Access vs. Traditional Beliefs: Use of Health Professionals for Obstetric Care in the Kassena-Nankana District of Northern GhanaSamuel L. Mills, Johns Hopkins University; Jane T. Bertrand, Johns Hopkins University

  2. Poverty and the Evolving Public/Private Divide in Institutional Delivery Care in Egypt and IndiaZoe Matthews, University of Southampton; Oona Campbell, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; Fiifi Amoako Johnson, University of Southampton

  3. Correlates of Maternal Mortality in Adama Town and Environ: Evidence from Hospital RecordsSamuel I. Kalu, Addis Ababa University; Habtamu Hika, Regional Finance and Economic Development Bureau, Assosa.

  4. Mortality by Time since Pregnancy in Rural BangladeshLisa S. Hurt, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; Carine Ronsmans, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

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