Transforming Global Maternal, Adolescent and Child Health: From Research Evidence to Practice and Policy

Transforming Global Maternal, Adolescent and Child Health: From Research Evidence to Practice and Policy

  • Sep 28, 2015
  • 8:30am4:30pm
  • Great Hall, Trent Semans Center for Health Education

Mark your calendars for the 2015 MACH Symposium: "Transforming Global Maternal, Adolescent and Child Health: From Research Evidence to Practice and Policy."  Coffee and breakfast will be served at 8:30 a.m. and the event will begin at 9:00 a.m.

View slides from speakers and panelists below.

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Keynote speakers include:

Mariam Claeson
Director, Maternal Newborn and Child Health
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Ann Starrs
President and CEO of The Guttmacher Institute

Gavin Yamey
Associate Director
Global Health Policy Initiative

Professor of the Practice
Duke Global Health Institute and 
Sanford School of Public Policy

Panels include:

Integrated Interventions: Targeting More Than Individuals
Eve Puffer, PhD - Duke Global Health Institute
Tricia Petruney, MA - FHI360
Molly Cannon - Palladium 
Karen O'Donnell, PhD - Duke Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research

Social Innovation and Technology
Eric Green, PhD - Duke Global Health Institute
Lavanya Vasudevan, PhD, MPH - Duke Global Health Institute
Nimmi Ramanujam, PhD - Duke Global Health Institute
Laneta Dorflinger, PhD - FHI360

Global Mental Health for Maternal, Adolescent and Child Health
Joy Noel Baumgartner, PhD - Duke Global Health Institute
Helen Egger, MD - Duke Psychology
Asia Maselko, ScD - Duke Global Health Institute
Melissa Watt, PhD - Duke Global Health Institute

Adolescence: Peak of Vulnerability
Erica Field, PhD, MA - Duke Economics
Audrey Pettifor, PhD - UNC
Katherine Turner, MPH - UNC
Kathryn Whetten, PhD - Duke Global Health Institute, Duke Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research

Contact Info

Alisa Barrett
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