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Friday, May 01, 2015 Mass General
Friday, March 01, 2013 Mass General
Friday, March 23, 2012 Mass General
Friday, March 30, 2012 Mass General
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 Mass General
Thursday, September 13, 2012 Mass General
Friday, January 28, 2011 Mass General
Friday, April 15, 2011 Mass General
Friday, August 19, 2011 Research
Friday, January 08, 2010 Mass General
Friday, May 21, 2010 Mass General
Read the Human Trafficking Initiative’s case study of sex trafficking of women and girls in Metro Manila published in Health and Human Rights: an international journal.
The Human Trafficking Initiative has also focused on the role of businesses in combating human trafficking. Read our write-up on corporate social responsibility in the Rotman Magazine.
Read the Human Trafficking Initiative’s case study and recommendations for addressing human trafficking in a hospital’s Emergency Department.
As part of the MNCS initiative, we developed an innovative package of supplies and educational resources for front-line MNCH workers in South Sudan. Read about it in the South Sudan Medical Journal.
Uterine balloon tamponade is an effective treatment of uncontrolled post-partum hemorrhage, but little research has been done on its use in resource-poor settings. Read our systematic review.
We train midwives and other front-line healthcare workers on the use of point-of-care ultrasound. Read our analysis of skill retention and ultrasound’s effects on clinical decision-making for midwives in rural Zambia.
Friday, May 31, 2013
Monday, December 06, 2010
The Division's South Sudan Maternal, Newborn, and Child Survival Initiative is working to provide innovative training in emergency care to frontline health workers throughout the new nation.
Listen to a testimonial from Dr. Richard Olunga about successful uses of the Division's uterine balloon to save mothers' lives
Listen to a testimonial from midwives in Western Kenya about successful uses of the Division's uterine balloon to save mothers' lives.
The Division is currently expanding its Uterine Balloon Tamponade program in Kenya and South Sudan. Learn more about the impact UBT is having on mothers in these countries.
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