Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Inexpensive Tools To Save Infant and Maternal Lives in Southern Sudan

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Doctor Thomas F. Burke, Chief of the Division of Global Health and Human Rights at Massachusetts General Hospital discusses the dire state of infant and maternal health in Southern Sudan and discusses simple tools that can save lives.

For more on this initiative, visit the Division’s Maternal, Newborn, and Child Survival Initiative (MNCSI)

The Division of Global Health and Human Rights (GHHR) of the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) collaborates with numerous partners from around the world to bring innovative, high-impact solutions to a wide variety of resource-scarce settings.

For more on MGH's Division of Global Health and Human Rights visit: www.MGHglobalhealth.org

Ujenzi partners with the GHHR as they marshal the experiences and resources of the MGH community to create systemic change on health issues that affect the most marginalized and vulnerable populations in the world.