Posts Tagged ‘maternal and newborn health’


Global Health and the Future Role of the United States Report Released The National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Mathematics is releasing a report today on Global Health and the Future Role of the United States. In the report, the project committee makes the case for global health in light of current and emerging world…

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Creating Demand for and Quality of Emergency Obstetric Care in a Fragile State Context: The case of Kuajok hospital in South Sudan

By Alfonso Rosales, MD, MPH-TM, World Vision, MNCH senior advisor and Juli Hedrick, MPH, World Vision Health Team, senior program management specialist. Early Easter morning, Paska and Esther, twin girls, were born in Kuajok, the capital of Warrap State, South Sudan. Their country is a perfect storm for poor maternal health, with one of the lowest…

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