Session 2:
Maternal, Infant, and Child Health and Mortality

Thursday, May 1
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Salons C-D
4th Floor

Discussant: Anne Pebley, University of California, Los Angeles
Chair: Daniel A. Powers, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Late Preterm Birth and Health at the Starting GateNancy E. Reichman, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School; Julien O. Teitler, Columbia University; Sophie C. Moullin, Princeton University

  2. Trends and Sub-National Variation in Neonatal Mortality in IndiaNandita Saikia, Jawaharlal Nehru University; Chandra Shekhar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Domantas Jasilionis, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research and Lithuanian Social Research Centre; Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research and New Economic School, Russia

  3. Understanding Factors Influencing Success in Lowering Child Mortality: Evidence from 1990 to 2010Y. Natalia Afonso, Johns Hopkins University; David Bishai, Johns Hopkins University; Robert Cohen, Johns Hopkins University; Taghreed Adam, World Health Organization (WHO); Shyama Kuruvilla, World Health Organization (WHO)

  4. Trends in Neonatal Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa since 2000Thomas W. Pullum, ICF International; Rebecca Winter, ICF International

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