Presenter: (20 minutes) Majid Ezzati, Imperial College, London

Discussants: (10 minutes each)
Julie Knoll Rajaratnam, University of Washington
Somnath Chatterji, World Health Organization

Q&A and General Discussion
 
9:30 A.M.   SESSION 4: THE ROLE OF MIGRATION IN THE EPIDEMIOLOGICAL TRANSITION IN AFRICA

Chair: Michael White, Brown University

Presenter: (20 minutes) Mark Collinson, University of the Witwatersrand
Paper title: Examining Migration as a Factor Contributing to the Epidemiological Transition, in the Agincourt Sub-District of Northeast South Africa.

Discussant: (10 minutes) Ayaga Bawah, Columbia University

Q&A and General Discussion
10:30 A.M.   BREAK
 
11:00 A.M.   SESSION 5: ECONOMICS OF THE EPIDEMIOLOGICAL TRANSITION

Chair: Stephen Tollman, University of the Witwatersrand

Presenter: (20 minutes) Riku Elovainio, World Health Organization
Paper title: Health Financing Challenges in Low-and Middle-
Income Countries in the Context of the Ongoing Epidemiological Transition.

Discussants: (10 minutes each)
Barthélémy Kuate Defo, University of Montreal
Karen Hofman, University of the Witwatersrand

Q&A and General Discussion
 
12:00 P.M.   SESSION 6: MEASURING HEALTH: PRIORITIES FOR DATA COLLECTION, VALIDATION, AND USE IN RESOURCE-POOR SETTINGS


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