first_imgPosted on October 12, 2012Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)The Maternal Health Task Force, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars’ Global Health Initiative, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and PATH are delighted to invite you to an upcoming dialogue! The dialogue, Strategic Steps for Global Action on Maternal Health Medicines, is part of the Maternal Health Dialogue Series. Expert panelists will include:Deborah Armbruster, Senior Maternal and Newborn Health Advisor, USAIDDr. Kennedy Chibwe, Deputy Director of Promoting the Quality of Medicines Program, United States Pharmacopeial Convention (USP)Ann Starrs, President, Family Care International (FCI)Catharine Taylor, Global Program Leader for Maternal and Child Health and Nutrition, PATHJagdish Upadhyay, Chief  of the Global Programme to Enhance Reproductive Health Commodity Security, UNFPAMore information about the event:On September 27, PATH released a report during the UN General Assembly summarizing a series of policy dialogues on maternal health medicines with various stakeholders in Dhaka, Dar Es Salaam, New York, Seattle, and Washington, DC. This event will highlight key findings and policy recommendations from the report to learn what needs to be changed to increase access to quality maternal health supplies, including oxytocin, misoprostol, and magnesium sulfate.Panelists will discuss ways global and national policymakers, program managers, and advocates can partner to increase the quality, availability, and appropriate use of maternal health commodities and the impact that can be achieved.A photo exhibit documenting how the highlighted commodities help women deliver and improve life will be on display during the dialogue session.Event details:Tuesday, October 23, 20129:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars1300 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, DC, USA5th floor conference roomA map to the Center is available at Photo identification is required. Please allow additional time to pass through security.Please RSVP to [email protected] with your name and affiliation.If you are interested, but unable to attend the event, please tune into the archived webcast at The archived video will be available approximately one week after the posted meeting time.For information about previous dialogues from the series, click here.Share this: ShareEmailPrint To learn more, read:last_img

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