IDEAS Summer Seminar Series

published 4 June 2018

What works, why and how to improve maternal and newborn health in Uttar Pradesh, India, Ethiopia and Nigeria? A question a team of about 20 researchers at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine set out to answer in 2010 after having been approached by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support measurement, learning and evaluation of their maternal and child health strategy.

More than seven years later, the team is building on the wealth of data, results, partnerships and learning created.  During the seminar series  Professor Joanna Schellenberg and the IDEAS team will present methods and results of IDEAS Phase 1 looking at the following six areas of research:

Location: LG81, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E7HT.

The seminars will be live-streamed, as well as recorded. If you would like to submit a question for the Q&A following the presentation please email your question to  In case you miss any of the seminars you can access the recordings at any time here .

Lunch will be provided and no registration is required. For more information contact the IDEAS Communications Officer Noreen Seyerl