Recommended Readings: Cesar Victora, M.D., Ph.D. Friday May 22, 2020

Recommended Readings: Cesar Victora, M.D., Ph.D. Friday May 22, 2020

                                                        Webinar Friday Lecture SeriesCesar Victora, M.D., Ph.D.

(only open to the Rockefeller University community)

Friday, May 22, 2020

Cesar Victora, M.D., Ph.D.

Emeritus Professor of Epidemiology

International Center for Equity in Health

Universidade Federal de Pelotas

Think Locally, Act Globally: How Research from the South Helped Shape Global Child Health Policies


Recommended Readings:

Empirical Articles

da Silva, Inacio Crochemore M.; Everling, Fernanda; Hellwig, Franciele; et al. (2020). Does women’s age matter in the SDGs era: coverage of demand for family planning satisfied with modern methods and institutional delivery in 91 low- and middle-income countries. REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH. 17 (1)

Reyes Matos, Ursula; Mesenburg, Marilia Arndt; Victora, Cesar G. (2020). Socioeconomic inequalities in the prevalence of underweight, overweight, and obesity among women aged 20-49 in low- and middle-income countries. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBESITY. 44 (3): 609-616

Silveira, Mariangela F.; Buffarini, Romina; Bertoldi, Andrea D.; et al. (2020). The emergence of vaccine hesitancy among upper-class Brazilians: Results from four birth cohorts, 1982-2015. VACCINE. 38 (3): 482-488

Barros, Aluisio J. D.; Wehrmeister, Fernando C.; Ferreira, Leonardo Zanini; et al. (2020). Are the poorest poor being left behind? Estimating global inequalities in reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health. BMJ GLOBAL HEALTH. 5 (1)

Victora, Cesar G.; Barros, Aluisio J. D.; Blumenberg, Cauane; et al. (2020). Association between ethnicity and under-5 mortality: analysis of data from demographic surveys from 36 low-income and middle-income countries. LANCET GLOBAL HEALTH. 8 (3): E352-E361

Review Papers

Weber, Ann M.; Cislaghi, Beniamino; Meausoone, Valerie; et al. (2019). Gender norms and health: insights from global survey data. LANCET. 393 (10189): 2455-2468

Boerma, Ties; Requejo, Jennifer; Victora, Cesar G.; et al. (2018). Countdown to 2030: tracking progress towards universal coverage for reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health. LANCET. 391 (10129): 1538-1548

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