Thursday, December 3 / 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM   •   Acropolis 3

Session 131:
Health and Demographic Surveillance Systems and Policy-making

Discussant: Mark Collinson, University of the Witwatersrand
Chair: Jacques B. O. Emina, Université de Kinshasa

  1. Spatial analysis of under-five mortality clustering in Northern Nigeria: findings from Nahuche Health and Demographic Surveillance System, Zamfara StateOlatunji Alabi, Federal University, Birnin Kebbi ; David Baloye, Obafemi Awolowo University ; Amos O. Oyedokun, Obafemi Awolowo University ; Henry V. Doctor, World Health Organization (WHO) EMRO

  2. Reporting back research findings in Health and demographic surveillance systems (HDSS): an ethical requirement, a strategy for improving health behaviours or both?Nathalie Mondain, Université d'Ottawa ; Valérie Delaunay, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD) ; Valérie Ouedraogo, Université d'Ottawa

  3. Rural-urban differentials in mortality in small area in GhanaGeorge Wak, Regional Institute for Population Studies (RIPS) ; Martin Bangha, INDEPTH Network ; Abraham Oduro, Navrongo Health Research Centre

  4. A systematic review of the status of children’s school access in low- and middle-income countries between 1998 and 2013: using the INDEPTH Network platform to fill the research gapsMamusu Kamanda, INDEPTH Network ; Osman Sankoh, INDEPTH Network

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