Informed decisions for actions in maternal and newborn health

IDEAS #HSR2016 Presentation

IDEAS #HSR2016 Presentation

7 December 2016
Measurement, learning and evaluation for maternal and newborn health

At the Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research in Vancouver IDEAS organised a special Satellite Session on the topic of 'Measurement, learning and evaluation for maternal and newborn health'.

Chaired by: 

Joanna Schellenberg (IDEAS) and John Grove (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation) 


Wuleta Betemariam 
Project Director - Last Ten Kilometers Project 
John Snow Inc. Ethiopia 

Lynn Freedman 
Director - The Averting Maternal Death and Disability Programme (AMDD) 
Mailman School of Public Health 
Department of Population and Family Health 
Columbia University 

Pinki Maji 
Senior Program Manager - Implementation 
Population Services International - India 

Magdalene Okolo 
Project Director - Maternal and Neonatal Health Care Project 
Society for Family Health - Nigeria 

Presentations and debate sessions: 

(1) The Mechanisms of Change with Krystyna Makowiecka

(2) Data Driven Action with Tanya Marchant

(3) Scaling-Up Innovations with Neil Spicer

(4) District Level Data for Decision Making with Bilal Avan

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