MUSC Center for Global Health to host guest lecturers

The MUSC Center for Global Health Speaker Series

Friday, November 15
12:00-1:00p.m.
Storm Eye Institute Auditorium, HA 809

 

"Neonatal Resuscitation in Low Resource Countries - A Holistic Approach"


Indira
Narayanan, M.D.
Consultant, Global Newborn Health

Dr. Indira Narayanan is a pediatrician-neonatologist whose work has focused on the needs of newborns for over 30 years, addressing issues ranging from grass-root level interventions to intensive care. She has experience working in sixteen countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America. She is now an independent consultant and has worked for a number of organizations including private volunteer organizations (PVOs), UN Organizations and USAID, the last as a lead convener for neonatal resuscitation commodities for the UN Commission for Life Saving Commodities for Women and Children. She is currently providing support to the government of Ghana in developing national level strategies to reduce neonatal mortality.