Maternal Health Task Force

Category: Maternal Health

Resource Roundup: Addressing Sexual, Reproductive and Maternal Health in Humanitarian Settings

Meeting the sexual, reproductive and maternal health needs of all women—including those among the nearly 64 million people who are currently displaced worldwide due to armed conflict, natural disasters or other crises—is crucial to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals...read more

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25 New Positions in Maternal Newborn Health

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Interested in a position in reproductive, maternal, newborn, child or adolescent health? Every month, the Maternal Health Task Force rounds up job and internship postings from around the globe. This month, we are featuring jobs at Abt Associates, Management Sciences for Health, Save the Children and more!...read more

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A Call to Action: Cancer and Maternal Health

According to a secondary analysis of the WHO Multicountry Survey on Maternal and Newborn Health, approximately 2.5% of global maternal deaths from May 2010 through December 2011 were attributed to cancer. The research on different types of cancers and implications for maternal health is extremely limited, and particular attention to non-breast cancers and cancers among women in low- and middle-income countries is warranted...read more

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MHTF-PLOS Collection: Submission Deadline Extended

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The Maternal Health Task Force (MHTF) and PLOS ONE are delighted to announce that the submission deadline for the fifth annual MHTF-PLOS Collection, “Non-Communicable Diseases and Maternal Health Around the Globe,” has been extended to April 1, 2017...read more

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