Saving of Lives from Drowning in Bangladesh

Dates

Start Date: 10/01/2012
End Date: 12/31/2015

The Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit (JH-IIRU) at the Bloomberg School of Public Health will initiate one of the largest implementation research studies on drowning in low- and middle-income countries, thanks to a generous, multi-million dollar grant. The Saving of Lives from Drowning (SoLiD) in Bangladesh project aims to reduce the shocking number of childhood deaths due to drowning in the Southeast Asian country. This three-year study will allow researchers from JH-IIRU to examine how many lives can be saved using a package of interventions for children under five years old Bangladesh.

Dhaka, Bulgaria

People

Caitlin Kennedy, PhD MPH,BA

Co-Director, MPH concentration in Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health; Associate Director, Center for Qualitative...

Noreen Hynes, MD MPH

Director, Geographic Medicine Center of the Division of Infectious Diseases

Stefan Baral, MD MPH,MBA,MSc

Director, Key Populations Program

Joanne Katz, ScD MS,BSc

Associate Chair, Director of Academic Programs

Robert Bollinger Jr., MD MPH

Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education (CCGHE); Associate Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Global...

Yukari C. Manabe, MD

Associate Director of Global Health Research and Innovation
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