The Maternal Health Task Force and the Public Health Foundation of India announced today that the website for the Global Maternal Health Conference 2010 launched today–and abstract submissions are now open!
“Check out our new Conference website www.gmhconference2010.com! All the news and information currently available about the Global Maternal Health Conference 2010 is now online. This is where you’ll learn about registration, abstract submission, the conference program, and all the logistics you’ll need to attend the first ever global conference devoted exclusively to maternal health. Be sure to bookmark this site and visit it often – it will be continually updated as the conference nears.
Submit your abstract for a poster or a presentation at the Global Maternal Health Conference 2010 now! The deadline is April 30th and all the details are available here.
A 20-person Conference steering committee has been hard at work identifying the themes and sub-themes that will by the focus of the 3-day conference. The themes are Maternal Health Interventions and Programs, Underlying Factors Affecting Maternal Health, Measurement–Trends and Methods, Reproductive Health, Health Systems, and Policy and Advocacy.
More information about the themes and subthemes is available here.
The Steering Committee is looking for abstracts that fall within the three organizing parameters of the Maternal Health Task Force: Evidence, Programs, and Policies and that are germane to the themes outlined above.
Submissions will be accepted for single abstracts and pre-formed panels. Scholarships are available for participants from developing countries whose abstracts are accepted. To submit an abstract click here…”
For more information on the conference, click here.
For information on other conferences with a focus on maternal health, click here.