Conference Schedule

International Conference on

Inequity in Maternal and Child Health: Situations and Solutions

At The Pride Hotel, Ahmedabad

 

30th November and 1st December, 2013

 

TimeDAY 1
8.00 - 9.00 am Registration/Breakfast
9.00 - 9.30 am Briefs and Objectives of the Conference
  Plenary 1 (Child Health)
9.30 - 9.55 am 'Model For Addressing Inequities In Child Health’ :
Abhay Bang,
SEARCH, Gadchiroli- Maharashtra
9.55 - 10.20 am Origin Of Modern World And Global Good' :
Vinod Diwan,
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
10.20 - 10.45 am "WHO Position In Inequity In MCH"
By Representative From WHO India Office
10.45 - 12.15 pm Formal Inauguration
Followed with Tea/ Coffee session
  Plenary 2 ( Maternal Health)
12.15 - 12.40 pm "Inequity In Maternal Health " (Suggested Title)
Deborah Maine
Dept. of International Health, Boston University
12.40 - 1.05 pm Government Of Gujarat Response To Reduce Inequity In Maternal And Child Health' :
Nishith B. Dholakia,
Govt. Of Gujarat
1.05 - 1.30 pm ""Effective Interventions To Assess & Address Geographical & Financial Inequities For Quality Maternal & Child Healthcare Services In Haryana India"
Dr. Ravikant Gupta,
IRS Director, NRHM Haryana
  Concluding Remarks & Q A Session
1.30 - 2.15 pm Lunch Break
  Plenary 3 (Policy And Advocacy)
2.15 - 2.40 pm Addressing Inequities In Health: An Economist’s Perspective’:
Indrani Gupta,
IEG, New Delhi
2.40 - 3.05 pm ‘The influence of Chiranjeevi on overall public and private sector institutional delivery in the state’
Dr. Ayesha De Costa
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
3.05 - 3.15 pm Tea
3.15 - 5.15pm Concurrent Oral Presentation And Poster Presentation Maternal Health Part 1,Maternal Health Part 2
  Maternal Health Part 1 Maternal Health Part 2
Time Day : 2
  Plenary 4 (Evidences )
9.00 - 9.25 am Evidences For Policy And Implementation For Achieving MDG' :
Sarah Thomsen
Karolinska Institute, Sweden
9.25 - 9.50 am “A health workforce perspective towards addressing equity concerns in Maternal and Child Health”:
Sanjay Zodpey,
Director IIPH D & Vice President (North) , PHFI- New Delhi
9.50 - 10.15 am Challenges And Opportunities In Inequalities Child Health:
Helen Roberts,
UCL ,Institute Of Health, London
10. 15 - 10.40 am "Global Evidences For Inequity In Child Health" :
Ambuj Kumar,
Associate Professor, University Of South Florida Tampa (US)
10.40 - 11.05 am "Global Evidences For Inequity In Women Health" :
Jyotsna Pundir,
Clinical Research Fellow, St John's Hospital London (UK)
11.05 - 11.20am TEA BREAK
  Plenary 5 ( Health & Others )
11.20 - 11.45 am Addressing Inequities In Accessing  Among Most Vulnerable Population : A Case Study On The Experience Of PARAS, SURAT;
Kosambiya Jayendrekumar
Professor (additional), Department of Preventive & Social Medicine, Government Medical College, Surat
11.45 - 12.05 pm Telling the Story: Addressing MCH Inequity in India using Traditional and Contemporary Communication Media: Opportunities and Challenges:
Subhadra Menon
Director, Health Communication and Adjunct Additional Professor, PHFI Delhi
12. 05 - 12.25 pm "Health Inequality: Global Perspectives "
Paul Bissell,
School Of Health And Related Research (SCHARR), The University Of Sheffield
12. 25 - 12.45 pm
PHESA , Sreekumaran nair
Professor of Biostatistics & Head Department of Statistics Dr. TMA Pai Endowment Chair on Systematic Review and Evidence Based Public Health, Manipal University, Manipal
12:45 - 1:05 pm "Policy Recommendations To Address Inequity In Maternal Health In India"
Prof. Dileep Mavalankar
IIPH-Gandhinagar
1:05 - 1:15 pm Concluding Remarks & Q A Session
1.15 - 2:00pm LUNCH BREAK
2:00 - 4.00 pm Concurrent Oral Presentation And Poster Presentation (Evidence and Others)
4.00 - 4.30 pm Concluding Session
  HIGH TEA