Saturday, July 23 / 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM   •   Salle Quesnay

Session 159:
Making health systems work for the poor: the challenges of decentralization in low-income countries

Chair: Cheikh Mbacke, Rockefeller Foundation
Discussant: Ruth Simmons, University of Michigan

  1. Improving innovative health care delivery systems that serve the poorNdola Prata, University of California, Berkeley ; Dominic Montagu, University of California, San Francisco

  2. China’s new cooperative medical system: local approaches to medical insurance for the poorPhilip H. Brown, Colby College ; Alan de Brauw, Williams College

  3. Integration of modern and Indian traditional system of medicine for improving RCH services in rural areas of IndiaAhluwalia Tej Paul, Indian Council of Medical Research

  4. Feedback – a pillar for strengthening health systems in UgandaPeter Kintu, Axios International ; Miriam Nanyunja, World Health Organization ; Nestor Ndayimirije, World Health Organization ; Ruth Magola, Ministry of Health, Uganda ; Lukwago Luswa, Ministry of Health, Uganda

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