Innovative Tools and Strategies | Global Guidelines and Local Adaptations | Focus: Small and Sick Newborns Room: Roof Terrace Pre-Formed Panel
May 09, 2023 13:15 - 14:30(Africa/Johannesburg)
20230509T1315 20230509T1430 Africa/Johannesburg World Health Organization (WHO) Research to Improve Survival of Small and Sick Newborns: Impact and Implications for Program

The World Health Organization (WHO) has been supporting multi-country research to support newborns to survive and thrive. This panel discussion will bring together critical new evidence for the survival of newborns. Four large WHO randomized controlled trials, some of which have been published recently, have led to new ongoing implementation research. The aim of the panel is to make participants aware of the research and to discuss the implications of the results for the country-level program and scale-up.

Room: Roof Terrace International Maternal Newborn Health Conference 2023 information@imnhc.org
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The World Health Organization (WHO) has been supporting multi-country research to support newborns to survive and thrive. This panel discussion will bring together critical new evidence for the survival of newborns. Four large WHO randomized controlled trials, some of which have been published recently, have led to new ongoing implementation research. The aim of the panel is to make participants aware of the research and to discuss the implications of the results for the country-level program and scale-up.

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AKU, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
Co-authors
SR
Suman Rao
Consultant , World Health Organization
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Pediatrician, Muhimbili University Of Health And Allied Sciences, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
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Global Guidelines and Local Adaptations
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SR
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Small and Sick Newborns (SSNB)
Global Guidelines and Local Adaptations
Presenters SHABINA ARIFF
AKU, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
Co-authors
SR
Suman Rao
Consultant , World Health Organization
HN
Helga Naburi
Pediatrician, Muhimbili University Of Health And Allied Sciences, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
YN
YASIR BIN NISAR
Medical Officer, World Health Organization (WHO)
RW
Robinson Wammanda
Professor, ABUTH, Zaria
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Small and Sick Newborns (SSNB)
Innovative Tools and Strategies
Presenters Harish Chellani
Professor, CHRD: Society For Applied Studies
Co-authors
SR
Suman Rao
Consultant , World Health Organization
HN
Helga Naburi
Pediatrician, Muhimbili University Of Health And Allied Sciences, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
RB
Rajiv Bahl
Unit Head, World Health Organization
Professor
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ABUTH, Zaria
AKU
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The Aga Khan University, Karachi
Medical Officer
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World Health Organization (WHO)
Professor
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CHRD: Society for Applied Studies
pediatrician
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Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Dr. Anshu Banerjee
Director
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World Health Organization
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