Organized by Women’s Congressional Policy Institute Childbirth Should Not Be a Death Sentence: Global Maternal Health and the Impact of COVID-19 July 15, 2020 RSVP Women’s Congressional Policy Institute in cooperation with Congresswomen Brenda Lawrence and Debbie Lesko, Co-Chairs, Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues and Congresswomen Madeleine Dean and Jenniffer González-Colón, Vice-Chairs, Congressional Caucus for…

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Organized by The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH) and CORE Group  Lives in the Balance: A COVID-19 Summit July 1-2, 2020 RSVP (link to follow) We are excited to announce that The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH) and CORE Group are co-hosting Lives in the Balance: A COVID-19 Summit for the Health and Well-Being of Women,…

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Organized by Global Health Council, John Snow Inc., and the global Child Health Task Force Re-imagining Technical Assistance for MNCH & Strengthening National Health Systems June 25, 2020 RSVP Global Health Council in partnership with the Global Child Health Task Force, John Snow Inc., invites you to re-imagine the technical assistance (TA) for maternal, newborn,…

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Organized by USAID Continuity of Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health, Family Planning, and Reproductive Health Care in the Time of COVID-19: Webinar 1 June 18, 2020 RSVP Please join the US Agency for International Development (USAID)’s MOMENTUM Country and Global Leadership for a three-part knowledge exchange webinar series, where we will hear learnings and practical strategies…

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Organized by Treatment Action Group (TAG), the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF), Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM) and HIV/AIDS Network Coordination Women’s HIV Research Collaborative (WHRC) It’s Time to Deliver:  Including Pregnant and Lactating Women in Clinical Research March 14 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT Webinar RSVP The U.S. Division of AIDS (DAIDS) and its prevention and International…

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This guest blog was cross-posted from CARE, and written by Chris Galavotti Sr. Director SRMH, CARE The science around what to deliver in maternal and newborn health is well-established, but the science on how to do it, effectively and efficiently, is not. Insights from behavioral and social science could help us move from what to do, to how…

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This blog was written by Dr. Christine Sow, GHC President and Executive Director, and cross-posted from Chemonics For months we have been talking about and planning for the “post-2015 era.” Now it is just around the corner, with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) ready to be adopted in September. While discussion thus far has been oriented…

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This  is a guest post, written by Christophe Grundmann, Chief of Party, and Katherine Krasovec, Technical Advisor for Nutrition and Child Health at URC.  University Research Co., LLC (URC)* is a global company dedicated to improving the quality of health care, social services, and health education worldwide. The term “health system strengthening” is vague enough to…

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