Implementation of Death Registration in Malawi

Faculty Role: 
Grant Faculty: 
Grant Role: 
Principal Investigator
Funding Agency: 
Bloomberg Data Project
Project Dates: 
02/15/2015 to 03/31/2017

Dr. Gerald (Gerry) Douglas, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Director of the Center for Health Informatics for the Underserved will provide technical assistance to the Union in the Implementation of village based vital registration in Malawi. This work entails further development of the Electronic Village Register (EVR) and expansion to cover the 85 villages comprising Traditional Authority Mtema in the district of Lilongwe.