Tuesday, September 29 / 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM   •   Fès 1B

Session 78:
Child health, education and nutrition

Chair: Pekka Martikainen, University of Helsinki
Chair: Sarah Harbison, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
Discussant: Shiva S. Halli, University of Manitoba

  1. Synergistic relationship between child malnutrition and morbidity among the urban poorHildah M. Essendi, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) ; Nyovani Madise, University of Southampton ; Martin K. Mutua, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  2. Child malnutrition in Democratic Republic of the Congo: how strong is the maternal education effect?Jacques Emina Be-Ofuriyua, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  3. Exploring the meaning of context for health: community influences on child nutritional status in South IndiaNancy Luke, Brown University ; Hongwei Xu, Brown University

  4. Social divide in maternal health care use in rural India: the relative impact of education and economic statusDilip TR, Centre for Development Studies ; Udaya S Mishra, Centre for Development Studies

  5. Selected for attainment: estimating early child health effects on adult outcomesRobert G. White, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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