Friday, October 18 / 15:09 PM - 15:09 PM   •   Mimer

Session 87:
Mortality in developing countries

Chair: Samir KC, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)

  1. Pregnancy care in Cambodia: challenges in achieving the fifth Millennium Development Goal Thankam S. Sunil, University of Texas at San Antonio; Marguerite L. Sagna, University of Alberta;

  2. Socio economic inequalities in infant mortality in Latin America: the impact of income, education and social class Andres Palacio, Lund University;

  3. Trends and patterns of childhood mortality clustering in Nigeria Joshua O. Akinyemi, University of Ibadan; Afolabi Bamgboye, University of Ibadan; Olusola Ayeni, University of Ibadan;

  4. Tobacco consumption during pregnancy in Bangladesh: level and burden among slum women in Dhaka District Sadananda Mitra, Independent Consultant; Kabita R. Bhadra, Independent Researcher;

  5. Trends and causes of child mortality in rural Tanzania: experience from Rufiji Health and Demographic Surveillance (HDSS) Stephane Helleringer, Columbia University; Malick Kante, Columbia University; Mrema Sigilbert, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI);

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