Session 114:
Maternal Health in Developing Countries

Friday, April 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Salon A
Level 5

Chair: Amy Carter, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Discussant: Adrienne Germain, International Women's Health Coalition

  1. Maternal Mortality: A New Estimate for PernambucoSandra Valongueiro, University of Texas at Austin

  2. Do Women Respond to Expansions in Reproductive Health Care?Elizabeth Frankenberg, University of California, Los Angeles

  3. Trends and Inequalities in Access to Reproductive Health Services in Developing Countries: Which Services Are Reaching the Poor?Emmanuela E. Gakidou, Harvard University; Cecilia Vidal, Harvard University; Margaret Hogan; Angelica Sousa, World Health Organization (WHO); Brian Chin, Harvard University

  4. Health Systems Challenges for Achieving the Millennium Development Goal for Maternal Health: Selected Indian StatesHafizur Rahman, Johns Hopkins University; G. N. V. Ramana; Eduard Bos

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