Mother and Child

Innovative Leadership for
Maternal and Child Health

It’s been called “the most tolerated tragedy.”

A mother dies every 90 seconds of causes related to pregnancy and childbirth.
These are preventable deaths. In the developed world we’ve got the skills, personnel and resources
to manage complications during pregnancy. But in developing countries, women and babies simply die.

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Delivering the drug that saves lives

By |February 27th, 2018|Categories: hospitals, maternal health, midwives, Mother Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative, Uganda|Tags: , , , , |

Pictured above: Dr. Eve Nakabembe, Director of the Save the Mothers Mother Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative, stands in the stores room at Uganda's Mityana Hospital. During the late summer of 2017, STM program intern Jess [...]

Meet Rogers Mandu, student

By |February 14th, 2018|Categories: East Africa, hospitals, male involvement, Master of Public Health Leadership, maternal health, Student profile, Uganda|Tags: , , , , |

Rogers Mandu, 33, is a social scientist. A student in the Ugandan class of the Save the Mothers Master of Public Health Leadership program, he is in his second year of study. Fortunate Kagumaho interviewed [...]