Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, August 19th, 2003
The grant for the Atlanta-based CDC Foundation is from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, according to the CDC Foundation.
CDC scientists will be able to use the money to create community-based maternal and perinatal health care surveillance systems to help doctors improve maternity and newborn care. The money will also provide water purification for clinics and families.
Afghan women suffer the highest levels of maternal mortality in the world....
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