ICHG Winter Meeting 2014 - Where Next? Maternal and Child Health in the Post MDG era

Thursday 6 November 2014, 9.15-5.00pm
Education Centre, Alder Hey Children's Hospital, Eaton Road, Liverpool L12 2AP

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This meeting will summarise the progress made in improving health outcomes though the Millennium Development Goals as these complete in 2015, and will reflect on where we should now target activity.


0830-0915: Registration and Coffee
0915-0945: Introduction: Welcome and Setting the Scene on the MDGs Professor Tony Costello
0945-1030: Maternal Health: Stillbirths Hannah Blencowe, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
1030-1115: Newborns: Progress on Survival Simon Wright, Head of Child Survival, Save the Children
1115-1130: Coffee
1130-1215: Perspectives from Abroad: CHILD2015 Discussion on Past and Future Goals
1215-1300: MDG Progress Globally: Experiences from Malawi Professor Liz Molyneux, Hon Professor of Paediatric, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
1300-1400: Lunch
1400-1515: Break out sessions:

  • Maternal and Newborn
  • Child Health

1515-1530: Coffee
1530-1615: New MDG’s fit for the future? Professor Tony Costello
1615-1635: Breaking News: Update on Ebola James Bunn, ICHG Convener
1635-1700: Closing Comments

To register please click here. If you are unable to register online and pay by debit/credit card, please contact ichg@rcpch.ac.uk

Directions to the venue can be found here.

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