Session 154:
Infant and Child Mortality II

Saturday, April 19
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Grand Chenier
5th floor

Chair: Julie DaVanzo, RAND
Discussant: Rohini P. Pande, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

  1. Malnutrition and Child Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Growing Gap?Soumya Alva, Analysis, Information Management & Communications Activity (AIM) and Macro International Inc.; Eckhard Kleinau, Analysis, Information Management & Communications Activity (AIM); Kathy Rowan, Analysis, Information Management & Communications Activity (AIM); Charles H Teller, Population Reference Bureau (PRB)

  2. Detecting Bias in DHS Infant and Child Mortality EstimatesThomas W. Pullum, University of Texas at Austin; Jeremiah M Sullivan, Macro International Inc.

  3. Maternal Health is a Confounder in the Relationship between Maternal Education and Child MortalityEmre S Ozaltin, Harvard School of Public Health; Kenneth Hill, Harvard University

  4. Determinants of the Rise in Early Childhood Mortality in Kenya: Adversity or Shift in the Structure of Relationships?Collins Opiyo, University of Pennsylvania

Other sessions on Children, including Child Health, Youth and Parenting