Session 64:
Maternal and Infant Health in LDCs

Friday, May 10
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Madison
3rd Floor

Chair: Jane E. Miller, Rutgers University
Discussant: Laurence M. Grummer-Strawn, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

  1. Covariates of Child Mortality Clustering in African FamiliesBarthelemy Kuate-Defo, University of Montreal; Khassoum Diallo, University of Montreal

  2. Socio-Economic Differentials in Mortality Reduction Associated with Measles Vaccination: Evidence from Matlab, BangladeshSaifuddin Ahmed, Johns Hopkins University; Michael Koenig, Johns Hopkins University

  3. Weaning Initiation Patterns and Subsequent Linear Growth Progression among Children Aged 2-4 Years in India: Does the Universal Breastfeeding Policy Apply to India?Sabu S. Padmadas, University of Groningen; Inge Hutter, University of Groningen

  4. Nutrition, Seasonality, and Morbidity among Children in Rural PakistanFaiza Tabassum, University of Southampton; Zoe Matthews, University of Southampton; Nyovani Madise, University of Southampton; Peter W.F. Smith, University of Southampton

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