Anthony Costello – The Knowledge GapAnthony Costello spoke about how the fact that it is not doctors, but a variety of other types of front-line health professionals who care for childhood illnesses around the world, means there needs to be a well integrated, efficient, and accountable program for delivering consistent neonatal and child health care around the world

Key Points:

  • How to reach marginalised populations
  • Need for accounaability in WHO and country level leadership
  • Empowerment and voice of women is important

Cool links:

IMNCI initiative http://www.who.int/maternal_child_adolescent/topics/child/imci/en/

mHealth https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/MHealth

Cool quote:

“One person’s diversity is another person’s fragmentation”