Improving Maternal and Newborn Care - Symposium and Lancet Launch
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Why is Quality Improvement So Difficult? Symposium featuring Pierre Barker, Institute for Healthcare Improvement; Jerker Lijestrand, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; Janna Patterson, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; Ndola Prata, Bixby Center, UC Berkeley; Katherine Semrau, Better Birth Program, Ariadne Labs; and Jaime Sepulveda, Global Health Sciences, UCSF, with 'sharktank' style competition for Innovative Ideas for Improving Quality of Maternal and Newborn Care. (12:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.)
Lancet Maternal Health Series Satellite Launch with Lancet Presentations by Katie Miller, Maternal Health Task Force, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; and, Suellen Miller, Safe Motherhood Program, UCSF, followed by panel discussion on Emerging Issues in Maternal Care. Featured speakers: Alison El-Ayadi, Safe Motherhood Program, UCSF; Eva Harris, UC Berkeley; Felicia Lester, UCSF; and, Lisa Thompson, UCSF. (4:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.)
Reception to follow Lancet launch.