Quarterly Dose - September 2009

Review past articles from the Quarterly Dose.

Letter from the Director: September 2009

September 9, 2009 by Kim Koporc

Kim Koporc, Acting Director of Children Without WormsIn this edition of the Quarterly Dose, read about approaches for monitoring drug coverage, program partner Dr. Jeremiahs Twa-Twa of Uganda, and program country success story for Lao PDR.

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The People Behind CWW: Dr. Jeremiahs Twa-Twa of Uganda

September 9, 2009 by CWW Staff

Dr. Jeremiahs Twa-TwaDr. Jeremiahs Twa-Twa manages the Child Health Days program for the Uganda Ministry of Health. Learn more about Dr. Twa-Twa, and how he has helped the program improve treatment coverage by 30 percent from 2004 to 2008.

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Leveraging Partner and Stakeholder Support for Success

September 9, 2009 by CWW Staff

Kim Koporc at Lao PDR Joint Task Force MeetingThe deworming program in Lao PDR has experienced significant success, bringing infection rates down from 90 percent in 2002 to 56 percent in 2008. Learn how numerous stakeholders came together to make this achievement possible.

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Highlighting Program Effectiveness With Treatment Coverage Metrics

September 9, 2009 by CWW Staff

Uganda NurseMetrics are critical for determining the effectiveness of disease control programs like CWW. Learn how we monitor treatment coverage, how we verify the accuracy of the data collected, and other guidance we use in monitoring our treatment coverage.

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