Monday, November 30 / 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM   •   Ionic Hall

Session 21:
Big Data and Data Revolution

Chair: Tom A. Moultrie, University of Cape Town
Discussant: Tom A. Moultrie, University of Cape Town

  1. An assessment of the feasibility of using administrative data in producing mid-year population estimates for South AfricaMbongeni Hlabano, University of Cape Town

  2. Using routinely collected data to estimate quality of care: evidence from tuberculosis diagnostic testing in South AfricaZoe McLaren, University of Michigan ; Alana Sharp, University of Michigan ; Jifang Zhou, University of Michigan ; Margaret Triyana, Nanyang Technological University ; Ananta Nanoo, National Institute for Communicable Diseases. South Africa

  3. Contributions of the DHS program in sub-Saharan Africa and the remaining challenges: a reviewJacob A. Adetunji, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

  4. Looking beyond indicator levels and trends: understanding the numbersSarah Kabaija, UNICEF Uganda Country Office

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