Improving Maternal Child and Adolescent Health

Invitation - Sydney Global Child Health Network (SGCHN) Virtual Research Fora, November 19th and 26th 2020

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Day One: Thursday 19th November: 2:00 -3:30 pm AEST

Opening and Welcome - Professor Mu Li: co-chair of the Sydney Global Child Health Network (SGCHN)

Recorded Perspective:  Ms Aachal Chand, Deputy Head of Nutrition, UN World Food Programme (WFP), South Sudan (TBC).

Risk factor analysis for childhood anaemia in Banda Aceh, Indonesia  Maddie Randell

Culturally adapting the Healthy Beginnings program for early childhood obesity prevention Sarah Marshall

Discussion facilitator: Professor Louise Baur

The Australian Regional Immunisation Alliance (ARIA) and support in the Indo Pacific  - Michael Wong

WHO global consultation with adolescents to inform the global guidelines for HIV service delivery – Sarah Bernays

Discussion facilitator: Associate Professor Nick Wood


Day Two: Thursday 26th November: 2:00 -3:30 pm AEST

Opening and Welcome: Professor Ben Marais: co-chair of the Sydney Global Child Health Network (SGCHN)

Maternal determinants of child growth in Bougainville – Jess Hall

WHO Partnerships in global health and child survival - Yasir Bin

Discussion facilitator: A/Professor Camille Raynes-Greenow

Interventions in Bangladesh for children with cerebral palsy during the pandemic -  Israt Jahan

Access to childhood cancer care in India – Neha Faruqui

Discussion facilitator: Professor Nadia Badawi

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