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Transforming the Culture of Care Improves Preterm Survival, A Webinar

July 29 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join Preterm Birth Initiative East Africa (PTBi EA) as they reveal results from an anchor study on preterm survival.

In this webinar you will hear results from one of PTBi EA anchor studies, researching how an intrapartum quality of care improvement package can impact preterm survival in Kenya and Uganda. Funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the study was recently published in The Lancet Global Health.

Dr. Nana Twum-Danso
Managing Director, Health Initiative, Rockefeller Foundation



Dr. Dilys Walker
Principal Investigator, PTBi EA, UCSF

Dr. Peter Waiswa
Principal Investigator, PTBi EA, Uganda

Dr. Phelgona Otieno
Principal Investigator, PTBi EA, Kenya

Dr. Jeffrey Smith
Deputy Director, Implementation Research and Demonstration for Scale
Maternal, Newborn & Child Health
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Presentations followed by moderated Q&A


July 29
9:00 am - 10:00 am


UCSF Institute for Global Health Sciences