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Closing the Gaps: From Science to Action in Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health in Africa

  • Sara Bennett mail,

    sbennett@jhsph.edu

    Affiliation: Health Systems Program, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Freddie Ssengooba

    Affiliation: School of Public Health, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Published: June 29, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000298
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

About the Authors

Sara Bennett
Health Systems Program, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
Freddie Ssengooba
School of Public Health, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

Corresponding Author

Email: sbennett@jhsph.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: SB FS. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: SB FS. Wrote the first draft of the paper: SB. Contributed to the writing of the paper: FS.