Wednesday, December 7 / 10:30 AM - 12:15 PM   •   Waongo 2

Session 50:
Determinants and trends in maternal mortality

Chair: Catherine Kyobutungi, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)
Discussant: Lawrence Ikamari, University of Nairobi

  1. Socio-demographic determinants of maternal deaths in GhanaLailah Alidu, University of Cape Coast

  2. Case definition of maternal mortality and estimates of MMR in AfricaMichel Garenne, Institut Pasteur

  3. Maternal mortality at the community level: an innovative approach to measurementNdola Prata, University of California, Berkeley ; Caitlin Gerdts, University of California, Berkeley ; Amanuel Guessessew, Tigrai Health Bureau

  4. Socio cultural factors in maternal health in rural areas of Northern Cross River State, NigeriaDave Ugal, University of Ibadan ; Irene-Mary Awah, Federal College of Education, Obudu ; Boniface A. Ushie, University of Ibadan ; Justine Ingwu, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma

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