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A workshop on Scientific writing and surveillance: JSANDS as an example

Prof. Yousef Khader and Dr Majed Assad trained the Field Epidemiology Training Program residents and Community Medicine Residents on Scientific Writing and on Surveillance. Prof. Khader presented and demonstrated JSANDS to the trainees as an initiative to register perinatal deaths in Jordan in a one-day workshop, 28th September 2019.

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“JSANDS: A stillbirth and neonatal deaths surveillance system” has been accepted as a Full Paper at IEEE HOPE’2019 @ AICCSA’2019.

The IEEE International Workshop on Health Informatics: Patient-Centered Solutions and Educational Approaches in the Digital Health Era is an integral part of the AICCSA conference. The paper will be included as a Full Paper in the Conference Proceedings and will be published by the IEEE Computer Society Conference Publishing Services and indexed by IEEE...

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A death review training workshop at Irbid Sepecialty hospital

A death review training workshop was conducted at Irbid Sepecialty hospital today, the 21st of August, 2019 by the JSANDS team. The chairman of the Death review committee at the hospital and all members attended the training. All sections within The two stillbirth and neonatal death review case forms were explained in details focusing...

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Training workshop at Al-Karak Hospital for the death review committee

JSANDS team has conducted a training workshop at Al-Karak Governmental Hospital for the death review committee to train them on how to fill the JSANDS death review forms and how to conduct death reviewing meeting. The JSANDS team used both the “Stillbirth and Neonatal Mortality Audit – Meeting Minutes and Action Items Form” and...

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JSANDS published a new chapter in Handbook of Healthcare in the Arab World.

JSANDS published a new chapter on Birth and Neonatal Death Registrations in Jordan in Handbook of Healthcare in the Arab World. The chapter “Birth and Neonatal Death Registrations in Jordan ” examines to what extent births and neonatal deaths are underreported and discusses the challenges facing the current registration system in Jordan. Irrespective of where the...

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A new journal article has been published by the JSANDS team

A new journal article "The quality of maternal-fetal and newborn care services in Jordan: a qualitative focus group study" has been published by the JSANDS team in an international journal (BMC Health Services Research)The article link: https://bmchealthservres.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12913-019-4232-9 9

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Prof. Yousef Khader, the director of the JSANDS project

Prof. Yousef Khader, the director of the SANDS project, presented JSANDS project during the Share-Net Networking and Discussion Session on 26th February 2019 as a success story of translating public health research findings into public health services. As one of the panelists, he stated that JSANDS is an electronic surveillance system that automatically transfers...