Session 173:
Reproductive Health and Mortality in the Developing World

Saturday, April 1
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Santa Barbara C
Lobby Level

Chair: Saifuddin Ahmed, Johns Hopkins University
Discussant: Kenneth H. Hill, Johns Hopkins University

  1. Decline in Adult Female Mortality over Three Successive Surveys in IndonesiaMohamed M. Ali, World Health Organization (WHO); Zoe Matthews, University of Southampton

  2. On Reducing Maternal Mortality in Mexico: From Access to Care to Quality of CareRosario Cardenas, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana; Graciela Freyermuth, Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social; Paola Sesia, Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social

  3. The Impact of Pesticide Exposure on Breast Cancer Incidence: Evidence from Costa Rica, 1996-2000Carolina Santamaria, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  4. Political Dimensions of Maternal Mortality Reduction in India and Nigeria: Implications for Achieving the Health MDGsJeremy Shiffman, Syracuse University

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