Session 97:
Maternal Mortality and Pregnancy Outcomes

Friday, May 2
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Grand Ballroom E
3rd Floor

Chair: Cynthia Stanton, Johns Hopkins University
Discussant: Cynthia Stanton, Johns Hopkins University
Discussant: Nancy Williamson, Family Health International

  1. Skilled Attendance at Delivery: A Comparative Study of Trends in Delivery Care in Six Developing CountriesSian Curtis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Jacqueline Bell, University of Aberdeen; Silvia Alayon, Macro International Inc.

  2. Qualitative Assessment of Emergency Obstetric Care Services in the Maharashtra State of IndiaLakhan Singh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Shrikant Singh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Harish C. Srivastava, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Subrata Lahiri, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  3. Implementing Reproductive Rights: Identifying Cost-Effective Strategies to Increase Access to Safe Abortion CareHeidi B. Johnston, Ipas; Janie Benson, Ipas

  4. Constructing Political Will for Safe Motherhood in HondurasJeremy Shiffman, Syracuse University; Cynthia Stanton, Johns Hopkins University; Ana Patricia Salazar, Independent Consultant

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