Session 60:
Health and Mortality - International Experiences

Thursday, March 31
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Delaware Suite A
Lobby Level

Chair: Judith Banister, Javelin Investments

  1. Effect of Mother’s Education on Child Stunting in the Urban Slums of NairobiBenta A. Abuya, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); James Ciera, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Kimani-Murage Elizabeth, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  2. The Continuum of Care for Maternal and Newborn Health in South Asia: Determining the Gap and Its ImplicationsSoumya Alva, ICF Macro; Wenjuan Wang, ICF Macro; Marge Koblinsky, ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research

  3. Postcommunist Transition and Changes in Mortality in PolandAgnieszka Fihel, University of Warsaw

  4. Longer Lives at Older AgesRoland Rau, University of Rostock; James W. Vaupel, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Robert Beise, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  5. Burden of Aging in Developing Countries: Disability Transitions in Mexico Compared to the United StatesRebeca Wong, University of Texas Medical Branch; Gerst Kerstin, University of Georgia; Alejandra Michaels-Obregon, University of Texas Medical Branch

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