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Re-Imagining Child Health Through Primary Health Care Session One: Why Now? A Global Push for PHC

May 22 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am EDT

Join the Child Health Task Force’s Re-imagining the Package of Care for Children subgroup, WHO, and Global Communities for a series in which we will discuss key strategies, challenges, and innovations in delivering integrated child-centered health services to children within the primary health care (PHC) framework.

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Speakers:

  • Dr. Valerie Zombre Sanon – Director of Family Health, Burkina Faso Ministry of Health and Public Hygiene
  • Mickey Chopra – Lead Health Specialist, Health Nutrition and Population Global Practice, World Bank
  • Nancy Lowenthal – Director, Office of Maternal and Child Health and Nutrition, USAID Global Health Bureau

 

Speakers:

  • Cara Endyke-Doran – Sr. Director, Health, WASH, and Nutrition, Global Communities
  • Janet Kayita – Team Lead, Child & Adolescent Health, Universal Health Coverage Life Course Cluster, WHO Africa Regional Office

 

Session Overview: Our first session will provide an overview of PHC and look into how PHC has evolved over time. We will explore the integral role that primary health care plays in promoting the health and well-being of children. We will hear from Burkina Faso’s Ministry of Health on how Burkina Faso has prioritized primary health care in practice, and close with a donor perspective on the importance of PHC.

 

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Date:
May 22
Time:
9:00 am - 10:00 am

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