Session 58:
Infant and maternal health/mortality

Friday, June 15
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
DeGeer
Geovetenskapens Hus, Building Y, Floor 2

Chair: Ajay Pandey, University of Lucknow

  1. Levels and correlates of non-adherence to the WHO’s recommended inter-birth interval lengths among childbearing-aged multiparous women in Rufiji,TanzaniaAmon Exavery, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Sigilbet Mrema, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Amri Shamte, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Kristin Bietsch, Princeton University; Godfrey Mbaruku, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Honorati Masanja, Ifakara Health Research and Development Centre

  2. Analysing gaps in child health in the UK: a “weathering” hypothesis perspectiveAlice Goisis, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Wendy Sigle-Rushton, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  3. Could infant mortality analysis with time-invariant covariate effects be misleading? Evidence from urban TurkeyMurat G. Kirdar, Middle East Technical University; Mehmet Ali Eryurt, Hacettepe University; Ismet Koc, Hacettepe University

  4. Successes and failures in the fight against child mortality in sub-Saharan Africa: lessons from Senegal, a country with low AIDS prevalenceGilles Pison, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Laetitia Douillot, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Géraldine Duthé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Malick Kante, Columbia University; Cheikh Sokhna, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Jean-François Trape, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)

  5. The effect of mother’s age on neonatal survival associated with first and second birth in rural, TanzaniaMajige B. Selemani, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Mathew Alexandre, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Dan Kajungu, INESS; Abdallah Mkopi, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Sigilbet Mrema, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Rose Nathan, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI)

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