Publications

The searchable list below includes peer-reviewed publications by CPC fellows, predoctoral trainees, postdoctoral scholars, and professional staff during the period of 2004 - present. 

Additional publications by our research projects and their collaborative communities may be found on their respective web sites such as:


Khan, Shane M.; Kim, Eunsoo Timothy; Singh, Kavita; Amouzou, Agbessi; & Carvajal-Aguirre, Liliana. (2018). Thermal Care of Newborns: Drying and Bathing Practices in Malawi and Bangladesh. Journal of Global Health, 8(1), 010901. PMCID: PMC5943716

Kim, Eunsoo Timothy; Singh, Kavita; Moran, Allisyn; Armbruster, Deborah; & Kozuki, Naoko. (2018). Obstetric Ultrasound Use in Low and Middle Income Countries: A Narrative Review. Reproductive Health, 15, 129. PMCID: PMC6053827

Lemani, Clara; Kamtuwanje, Nenani; Phiri, Billy; Speizer, Ilene S.; Singh, Kavita; Mtema, Olive; Chisanu, Ndidza; & Tang, Jennifer H. (2018). Effect of Family Planning Interventions on Couple Years of Protection in Malawi. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, 141(1), 37-44. PMCID: PMC5873398

Bailey, Patricia E.; Andualem, Wasihun; Brun, Michel; Freedman, Lynn P.; Gbangbade, Sourou; Kante, A. Malick; Keyes, Emily; Libamba, Edwin; Moran, Allisyn C.; Mouniri, Halima; El Joud, Dahada Ould; & Singh, Kavita. (2017). Institutional Maternal and Perinatal Deaths: A Review of 40 Low and Middle Income Countries. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 17, 295. PMCID: PMC5590194

Carvajal-Aguirre, Liliana; Vaz, Lara Me; Singh, Kavita; Sitrin, Deborah; Moran, Allisyn C.; Khan, Shane M.; & Amouzou, Agbessi. (2017). Measuring Coverage of Essential Maternal and Newborn Care Interventions: An Unfinished Agenda. Journal of Global Health, 7(2), 020101. PMCID: PMC5804033

Cofie, Leslie E.; Barrington, Clare; Singh, Kavita; Sodzi-Tettey, Sodzi; Ennett, Susan T.; & Maman, Suzanne. (2017). Structural and Functional Network Characteristics and Facility Delivery among Women in Rural Ghana. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 17, 425. PMCID: PMC5735796

Huang, Carolyn; Singh, Kavita; Handa, Sudhanshu; Halpern, Carolyn Tucker; Pettifor, Audrey E.; & Thirumurthy, Harsha. (2017). Investments in Children's Health and the Kenyan Cash Transfer for Orphans and Vulnerable Children: Evidence from an Unconditional Cash Transfer Scheme. Health Policy and Planning, 32(7), 943-55. PMCID: PMC5886102

Khan, Shane M.; Speizer, Ilene S.; Singh, Kavita; Angeles, Gustavo; Twum-Danso, Nana A. Y.; & Barker, Pierre M. (2017). Does Postnatal Care Have a Role in Improving Newborn Feeding? A Study in 15 Sub-Saharan African Countries. Journal of Global Health, 7(2), 020506. PMCID: PMC5785869

Kim, Eunsoo Timothy; & Singh, Kavita. (2017). The State of Essential Newborn Care by Delivery Location in Bangladesh. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 21(11), 2078-85.

Molla, Yordanos B.; Rawlins, Barbara; Makanga, Prestige Tatenda; Cunningham, Marc; Avila, Juan Eugenio Hernandez; Ruktanonchai, Corrine Warren; Singh, Kavita; Alford, Sylvia; Thompson, Mira; Dwivedi, Vikas; Moran, Allisyn C.; & Matthews, Zoë. (2017). Geographic Information System for Improving Maternal and Newborn Health: Recommendations for Policy and Programs. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 17(1), 26. PMCID: PMC5225565

Singh, Kavita; Brodish, Paul Henry; Chowdhury, Mahbub Elahi; Biswas, Taposh Kumar; Kim, Eunsoo Timothy; Godwin, Christine; & Moran, Allisyn C. (2017). Postnatal Care for Newborns in Bangladesh: The Importance of Health-Related Factors and Location. Journal of Global Health, 7(2), 020507. PMCID: PMC5785870

Singh, Kavita; Khan, Shane M.; Carvajal-Aguirre, Liliana; Brodish, Paul Henry; Amouzou, Agbessi; & Moran, Allisyn C. (2017). The Importance of Skin-to-Skin Contact for Early Initiation of Breastfeeding in Nigeria and Bangladesh. Journal of Global Health, 7(2), 020505. PMCID: PMC5804505

Singh, Kavita; Speizer, Ilene S.; Kim, Eunsoo Timothy; Lemani, Clara; & Phoya, Ann. (2017). Reaching Vulnerable Women through Maternity Waiting Homes in Malawi. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 136(1), 91-7.

Brodish, Paul Henry; & Singh, Kavita. (2016). Association between Schistosoma haematobium Exposure and Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection among Females in Mozambique. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 94(5), 1040-4. PMCID: PMC4856600

Jaff, Dilshad; Singh, Kavita; & Margolis, Lewis H. (2016). Targeting Health Care in Armed Conflicts and Emergencies: Is It Underestimated? Medicine, Conflict and Survival, 32(1), 21-9.

Khan, Shane M.; & Singh, Kavita. (2016). The Association between Health Insurance Coverage and Skilled Birth Attendance in Ghana: A National Study. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 20(3), 534-41. PMCID: PMC5863540

Singh, Kavita; Brodish, Paul Henry; Speizer, Ilene S.; Barker, Pierre M.; Amenga-Etego, Issac; Dasoberi, Ireneous; Kanyoke, Ernest; Boadu, Eric A.; Yabang, Elma; & Sodzi-Tettey, Sodzi. (2016). Can a Quality Improvement Project Impact Maternal and Child Health Outcomes at Scale in Northern Ghana? Health Research Policy and Systems, 14(1), 45. PMCID: PMC4910198

Singh, Kavita; Story, William T.; & Moran, Allisyn C. (2016). Assessing the Continuum of Care Pathway for Maternal Health in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 20(2), 281-9. PMCID: PMC4740215

Story, William T.; Barrington, Clare; Fordham, Corinne; Sodzi-Tettey, Sodzi; Barker, Pierre M.; & Singh, Kavita. (2016). Male Involvement and Accommodation during Obstetric Emergencies in Rural Ghana: A Qualitative Analysis. International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, 42(4), 211-9.

Bailey, Patricia E.; Keyes, Emily; Moran, Allisyn C.; Singh, Kavita; Chavane, Leonardo; & Chilundo, Baltazar. (2015). The Triple Threat of Pregnancy, HIV Infection and Malaria: Reported Causes of Maternal Mortality in Two Nationwide Health Facility Assessments in Mozambique, 2007 and 2012. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 15, 293. PMCID: PMC4640376

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