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Fall 2011-2012
WWS 591H   No Pass/D/Fail

Policy Workshop - Government Policies & Health Status in West Bengal (India)

Jeffrey S. Hammer


At the request of the Principal Secretary of Health of the state of West Bengal, the workshop will undertake the analysis of a variety of surveys (National Family Health Surveys, the India Human Development Surveys, Reproductive and Child Health surveys and specialized surveys such as absenteeism in health centers) that the government has limited resources for doing itself but which have significant implications for policy. The workshop will put health policy in a more general context of the role of government as well as providing insights from observations of health care center activities during field visits.

Other Requirements:
WWS Graduate Students Only.

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Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
23337 S01 06:00:00 pm - 09:00:00 pm Th   Robertson Hall   012   Enrolled:11 Limit:15