Politics, Child Mortality, and Health System Development in Tanzania and Uganda

Seminar

Speaker(s)

Kevin Croke, SAIS - The John Hopkins University

Date and Time

October 17, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Availability

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Open to Stanford faculty, students, staff, and visiting scholars.

RSVP required by 5PM October 14.

Location

Encina Ground Floor Conference Room

Kevin Croke recently defended his PhD dissertation in the International Development program at Johns Hopkins-SAIS.  His dissertation, "Foreign Aid, Child Survival and Health System Strengthening in Tanzania and Uganda, 1996-2009," is based on fieldwork conducted in Tanzania and Uganda in 2009 and 2010.  He has previously worked with the World Bank, PEPFAR, Management Sciences for Health, Results for Development, and the East African NGO Twaweza.  He is currently working with the World Bank and Twaweza to develop a mobile phone survey platform for high frequency public service delivery monitoring in Tanzania.  At SAIS, Kevin has taught Introduction to Development and Comparative National Systems.

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