Health and Development Improvements for Children in Rural Tanzania | Mark DeBoer, MD | Rebecca Scharf, MD

October 29, 2015 by School of Medicine Webmaster

Date: Friday November 6, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM
Location: MR-4 Second Floor Conference Room

Child Health Research Center Speaker Series

Design of a Randomized Trial to Improve Growth, Infections and Development for Children in Rural Tanzania

Mark DeBoer, MD, MSc., MCR
Associate Professor
Pediatric Endocrinology

Rebecca Scharf, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Developmental Pediatrics



  1. List evidence of childhood growth and development deficits among children in Tanzania.
  2. Enumerate potential causes of these growth and development deficits.
  3. Describe possible interventions for improving these deficits and measures for following progress.

**Light Refreshments Served**

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