Koki Agarwal: “Learning to Address Inequalities in a Global Health Context”

Koki-Agarwal-mcspSocial Sciences Forum — Health and Inequality Lecture
Koki Agarwal, Director, Maternal and Child Survival Program, Vice President, Jhipiego DC Operations; Senior Associate, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
“Learning to Address Inequalities in a Global Health Context”

Monday, April 9, 4:30–6 p.m.
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

Despite global efforts to develop and promote health for mothers and babies, too many continue to die in rates that reveal significant inequalities across and within nations. Agarwal will report on the work she directs in 27 countries through the United States Agency for International Development’s flagship Maternal and Child Survival Program to address inequities and increase coverage and utilization of high-quality reproductive, maternal, newborn and child heath interventions.

Admission is free, and a reception will follow the talk.

Plan your visit
Metered visitor parking is available at the Walker Avenue Garage. Please click here for additional information.

Co-sponsored by the Departments of Sociology, Anthropology, Health Administration and Policy, Gender + Women’s Studies, Geography & Environmental Systems, and Psychology; the Schools of Social Work and Public Policy; the Global Studies Program, and The Shriver Center.

Photo courtesy of the Maternal and Child Survival Program.



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