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Session 18:
Levels and Causes of Adult Mortality

Monday, November 30
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Acropolis 4
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Chair: Gideon Rutaremwa, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)
Discussant: Henry V. Doctor, World Health Organization (WHO) EMRO

  1. Age patterns and sex ratios of adult mortality in countries with high HIV prevalenceBruno Masquelier, Université Catholique de Louvain; Jeff Eaton, Imperial College London; Patrick Gerland, United Nations Population Division; François Pelletier, United Nations Population Division

  2. Background mortality trends in eastern and southern Africa: evidence from the ALPHA network of demographic and HIV surveillance sitesGeorges Reniers, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Rob Newton, MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS; Mark Urassa, National Institute for Medical Research, Tanzania; Kobus Herbst, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies; Mia Crampin, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Amek Nyaguara, KEMRI/CDC Research and Public Health Collaboration; Tom Lutalo, Rakai Health Sciences Program; Emma Slaymaker, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Jeff Eaton, Imperial College London; Basia Zaba, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

  3. Variations of adult morbidity and mortality by racial groups in Mafikeng local municipality, South AfricaKefentse Mojaki-Moremogolo, North-West University, South Africa

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