Simon Cousens is the lead investigator on a research project in Burkina Faso, West Africa, that aims to investigate how mass media campaigns could improve the health of children under five. Can public health messages really make a difference? Join Simon to hear how the work is going and for a broader discussion about applying statistics to neonatal and child health in low-income settings.
Speaker: Simon Cousens, professor of epidemiology and medical statistics, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.
This talk was facilitated by Holly Story, Assistant Media Officer, Wellcome Collection.
This packed lunch event was recorded live on Wednesday 18 March 2015 at Wellcome Collection.