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Second Global Congress on Verbal Autopsy

by on October 11, 2013

The Second Global Congress on Verbal Autopsy will take place October 14-16 in Rhodes, Greece. Participants will meet others working in the field of verbal autopsy, learn about developments in instrument design, explore innovative methods for analysis, and hear about the latest applications of verbal autopsy in health information systems. There is no cost to attend the event, but participants must register to attend.

MEASURE Evaluation’s presentations at the conference will include:

  • Using Statistical Models to Predict Malaria Deaths in Children Under 5
    Robert Mswia, Stirling Cummings, Siân Curtis 
  • Sample Registration of Vital Events with Verbal Autopsy in Zambia
    Sheila S. Mudena, Stanley Kamocha, Robert Mswia, Palver Sikanyiti, William C. Mayaka, Brivine Sikapande, Dara Potter, Melissa Marx 
  • Using Verbal Autopsy in a Post‐Census Mortality Survey to Capture Causes of Death in Mozambique, 2006‐2007
    Francisco Mbofana, Renee Lewis, Loraine West, Elisio Mazive, Stirling Cummings, Robert Mswia

The congress is hosted by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington, Population Health Metrics, and the University of Melbourne School of Population and Global Health.

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