Professor Matthews Mathai attends WHO Technical Working Group meeting

News article 17 Nov 2017
MPDSR TWG meeting in Geneva

Professor Matthews Mathai attended the WHO Maternal Death Surveillance Review (MDSR) and perinatal audit Technical Working Group meeting in Geneva last week.

Matthews presented the work of CMNH and its role in this strategic area:

  • Supporting introduction of Perinatal Audit and ICD PM guidance documents. 
  • Contributing to developing national MDSR guidelines.
  • Building capacity for facility based MDR, PA, national level CEMD and maternal near miss reviews.
  • Understanding and documenting implementation challenges and lessons learned.