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New research: anesthesia-related maternal mortality

Grace Fletcher - April 27, 2016
Hi everyone, for those of you I haven't met yet, I am the Editor of the Global Health Hub (www.globalhealthhub.org), a website that connects global health practitioners to the information and research...
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Anesthesia Maternal Mortality
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Nurse Educators and Midwives need to train in Jamaica.

Lorna Owens - Feb. 9, 2016
Footprints Foundation is looking for qualified midwives and nurses to train on The Indirect causes of Maternal and Infant Mortality in the beautiful island of Jamaica. Topics include hypertension, c...
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Advanced Practice Nurse educational materials Education & Curricula infant mortality maternal and child health services Maternal deaths Maternal Mortality Midwifery midwives new community Obstetric care volunteer Work & Volunteer Abroad
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

ADVOCATING TO REDUCE MATERNAL AND INFANT MORTALITY

Lorna Owens - Sept. 18, 2015
As we approach the end of 2015 Footprints Foundation will be calling on the governments in Africa to make maternally and infant mortality a major priority. We will become more vocal in our advocac...
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Education & Curricula infant mortality Maternal and Newborn Health Maternal deaths Maternal Mortality Midwifery millenium development goals
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Giving birth - the most dangerous thing an African woman can do?

The birth of a baby, which should be a joyful occasion, too often brings heartbreak and agony for African families. Pregnancy and childbirth complications are the leading cause of death and injury for...
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African woman Education & Curricula Ethiopia Midwifery Maternal Mortality Meseret Desta Ethiopian Midwifery Meseret Desta Haileyesus Midwifery Nursing Specialties pregnancy or childbirth Research 'three delays'
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Maternal and Child Mortality rates in the developing world

Emmanuel Byaruhanga - March 19, 2013
The issue of maternal mortality has reached a turning point where we know what works and what should be done. This is true for very medical professionals and member of the Technical and Policy divisio...
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Databases & Publications International Partnerships Maternal Mortality Midwifery Nursing Specialties Philosophy & Ethics Research
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Web discussion with Joia Mukherjee (CMO of PIH) and Donna Barry (NP and PIH Director of Policy & Advocacy) on maternal mortality: 4/27 at 7pm

Maggie Sullivan - April 21, 2011
Each year as Mother's Day approaches, I stop to reflect on the strength and love of mothers across the globe, on our children, and on the joys of being a mom. My own son will be 5 years old in July. ...
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Maternal Mortality Midwifery
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

International Women's Day: Malawi's missing midwives

Kimberley Chastain - March 10, 2011
I just read the article posted in The Guardian UK's blog yesterday regarding Malawi's nursing and midwifery shortage at: http://bit.ly/gX59T6 (short article, worth the quick read). I am a Nurse ...
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International Partnerships malawi Maternal Mortality Midwifery Work & Volunteer Abroad
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Trends in maternal mortality: 1990 to 2008

Maggie Sullivan - Sept. 19, 2010
Trends in maternal mortality: 1990 to 2008 Sullivan Maggie
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Databases & Publications Maternal Mortality Midwifery Millennium Development Goals
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Women Deliver Conference 2010

Anat Rosenthal, PhD - June 24, 2010
Hi everyone, Videos of presentations from the Women Deliver Conference 2010, are now available at www.womendeliver.org/conferences/-2010-conference/webcast/ including the sessions on Global Health an...
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Maternal Mortality Meetings & Conferences Women Deliver 2010